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gerð

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gørð, from Proto-Germanic *garwidō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gerð f (genitive singular gerðar, plural gerðir)

  1. action, work, act, deed, making

DeclensionEdit

f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gerð gerðin gerðir gerðirnar
Accusative gerð gerðina gerðir gerðirnar
Dative gerð gerðini gerðum gerðunum
Genitive gerðar gerðarinnar gerða gerðanna

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gørð, from Proto-Germanic *garwidō. Compare the doublet gjörð.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gerð f (genitive singular gerðar, nominative plural gerðir)

  1. act, action (usually plural and more often as gjörð)
  2. the act of building, making
  3. type, make, kind

DeclensionEdit

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