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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse , from Proto-Germanic *fehu, from Proto-Indo-European *péḱu (livestock, domestic animals). Cognate with English fee.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

 n (genitive singular fjár, no plural)

  1. livestock; cattle, chiefly sheep
  2. assets
  3. money
  4. fehu; the first letter of the runic futhark alphabet

DeclensionEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish fo, from *wo, from Proto-Celtic *uɸo, from Proto-Indo-European *upo. Compare Ancient Greek ὑπό (hupó), Middle Welsh go.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

(plus dative, triggers lenition)

  1. Munster form of faoi (under; about, concerning)

Related termsEdit

  • faoi (standard and Connacht form)

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -e

VerbEdit

  1. (archaic) third-person singular past historic of fare

SynonymsEdit


LadinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin facere, present active infinitive of faciō.

VerbEdit

  1. To do
  2. To make

ConjugationEdit

  • Ladin conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

NormanEdit

 
Norman Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nrm

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French fer, from Latin ferrum (iron).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

 m (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey, France) iron

Derived termsEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fehu (livestock, wealth), from Proto-Indo-European *péḱu.

NounEdit

 n (genitive fjár)

  1. cattle; livestock, (especially sheep)
  2. property, money

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese fe, from Latin fidēs, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰidʰ-, zero-grade of *bʰeydʰ- (to command, to persuade, to trust).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛ/
  • Hyphenation:
  • Rhymes:

NounEdit

f (plural fés)

  1. faith

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

  1. Misspelling of fe.