See also: fýri

FaroeseEdit

PrepositionEdit

fyri

  1. (with accusative) for, before, at the front of
  2. (with dative) for, in front of

AdverbEdit

fyri

  1. in front, before

WestrobothnianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse fyrir, from Proto-Germanic *furi (before, for). Cognate with Old English for, Old Saxon furi, Old High German furi, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌿𐍂 (faur). Related to fȯr.

Alternative formsEdit

PrepositionEdit

fyri

  1. (with accusative) for, before, at the front of
    ränn åt, fyri hä du färcome by before you leave
  2. (with dative) for, in front of

AdverbEdit

fyri

  1. in front, before

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

fyri

  1. supine of fera