DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gaits, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰayd-. Compare West Frisian geit, German Geiß, English goat, Danish ged, Icelandic geit.

NounEdit

geit f (plural geiten, diminutive geitje n)

  1. goat

DescendantsEdit

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

geitur

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰayd-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kaiːt/
    Rhymes: -aiːt

NounEdit

geit f (genitive singular geitar, plural geitir)

  1. goat

DeclensionEdit

f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative geit geitin geitir geitirnar
Accusative geit geitina geitir geitirnar
Dative geit geitini geitum geitunum
Genitive geitar geitarinnar geita geitanna

Derived termsEdit

  • geitarbukkur
  • geithavur
  • geitarostur

IcelandicEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰayd-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geit f (genitive singular geitar, nominative plural geitur)

  1. a goat

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geit f (genitive geite, nominative plural geiteanna)

  1. a jump, a start

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
geit gheit ngeit
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰayd-.

NounEdit

geit f, m (definite singular geita/geiten; indefinite plural geiter; definite plural geitene)

  1. a goat

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰayd-.

NounEdit

geit f (definite singular geita, indefinite plural geiter, definite plural geitene)

  1. a goat

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gaits, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰayd-.

NounEdit

geit c

  1. goat
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