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Ingálvur av Reyni: Genta (girl), 1986, 80x65 cm

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse genta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

genta f (genitive singular gentu, plural gentur)

  1. girl
  2. young woman
  3. maid
  4. daughter

DeclensionEdit

Declension of genta
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative genta gentan gentur genturnar
accusative gentu gentuna gentur genturnar
dative gentu gentuni gentum gentunum
genitive gentu gentunnar genta gentanna

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Árnason, Kristján (2011) The Phonology of Icelandic and Faroese (The Phonology of the World's Languages) (in English), Oxford: Oxford University Press, page 116

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EtymologyEdit

From Malay genta (bell), from Sanskrit घण्ट (ghaṇṭa, bell).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡənta/
  • Hyphenation: gên‧ta

NounEdit

genta

  1. bell
    Synonyms: bel, lonceng

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Old NorseEdit

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NounEdit

genta f (genitive gentu)

  1. girl, lass

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • genta in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press