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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From hóvur, from Swedish hófr, from Proto-Germanic *hōfaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱoph₂ós.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hógvur m (genitive singular hóvs, plural hógvar)

  1. (anatomy, horses) hoof

DeclensionEdit

m40 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hógvur hógvurin hógvar hógvarnir
Accusative hógv hógvin hógvar hógvarnar
Dative hógvi hógvinum hógvum hógvunum
Genitive hóvs hóvsins hógva hógvanna

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

hógvur m (genitive singular hós, uncountable)

  1. (agriculture) remaining stubs of cut-down grass in the homefield

DeclensionEdit

m37s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative hógvur hógvurin
Accusative hógv hógvin
Dative hógvi hógvinum
Genitive hós hósins