finnast

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb finna (to find) + -st (a suffix which turns verbs into middle voice verbs). See also the appendix about the Icelandic middle voice verbs.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

finnast

  1. to feel, to find, to think

ConjugationEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse finnast.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

finnast (present tense finst, past tense fanst, past participle funnest)

  1. exist, be
    Det finst mange ulike språk i verda.
    There are many different languages in the world.
  2. be found
  3. be at all
    Det finst ikkje fint.
    It is not pretty at all.

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