FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gjald, from Proto-Germanic *geldą (reward, gift, money), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰeldʰ- (to pay).

NounEdit

gjald n (genitive singular gjalds, plural gjøld)

  1. fee, payment

DeclensionEdit

Declension of gjald
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative gjald gjaldið gjøld gjøldini
accusative gjald gjaldið gjøld gjøldini
dative gjaldi gjaldinum gjøldum gjøldunum
genitive gjalds gjaldsins gjalda gjaldanna

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse gjald, from Proto-Germanic *geldą (reward, gift, money), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰeldʰ- (to pay).

NounEdit

gjald n (genitive singular gjalds, nominative plural gjöld)

  1. fee, payment
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

gjald

  1. second-person singular imperative of gjalda