formaður

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse formaðr (chieftain, leader).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

formaður m (genitive singular formans, plural formenn)

  1. chairman, head, chief, foreman

DeclensionEdit

m41 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative formaður formaðurin formenn formenninir
Accusative formann formannin formenn formenninar
Dative formanni formanninum formonnum formonnunum
Genitive formans formansins formanna formannanna

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse formaðr (chieftain, leader); equivalent to for- +‎ maður.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

formaður m (genitive singular formanns, nominative plural formenn)

  1. chairman, director, chief, foreman

DeclensionEdit