FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old Norse gelda, from Proto-Germanic *galdjan (to castrate), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰel- (to cut). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gelda (third person singular past indicative geldi, third person plural past indicative gelt, supine gelt)

  1. to geld, castrate

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of gelda (group v-5)
infinitive gelda
supine gelt
participle (a7)1 geldandi geldur
present past
first singular geldi geldi
second singular geldir geldi
third singular geldir geldi
plural gelda geldu
imperative
singular geld!
plural geldið!
1Only the past participle being declined.

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old Norse gelda, from Proto-Germanic *galdjan (to castrate), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰel- (to cut).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gelda (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative gelti, supine gelt)

  1. to geld, castrate

ConjugationEdit

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