See also: Heili, hēilí, and héili-

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse heili, from Proto-Germanic *hailia-.

NounEdit

heili m (genitive singular heila, plural heilar)

  1. brain

DeclensionEdit

Declension of heili
m1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative heili heilin heilar heilarnir
accusative heila heilan heilar heilarnar
dative heila heilanum heilum heilunum
genitive heila heilans heila heilanna

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

heila +‎ -i

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhei̯li/, [ˈhe̞i̯li]
  • Rhymes: -eili
  • Syllabification(key): hei‧li

NounEdit

heili

  1. Alternative form of heila

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of heili (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative heili heilit
genitive heilin heilien
partitive heiliä heilejä
illative heiliin heileihin
singular plural
nominative heili heilit
accusative nom. heili heilit
gen. heilin
genitive heilin heilien
partitive heiliä heilejä
inessive heilissä heileissä
elative heilistä heileistä
illative heiliin heileihin
adessive heilillä heileillä
ablative heililtä heileiltä
allative heilille heileille
essive heilinä heileinä
translative heiliksi heileiksi
instructive heilein
abessive heilittä heileittä
comitative heileineen
Possessive forms of heili (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person heilini heilimme
2nd person heilisi heilinne
3rd person heilinsä

IcelandicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse heili (a brain), from Proto-Germanic *hailia-, whence also Old Frisian hēli, heila, hāl.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

heili m (genitive singular heila, nominative plural heilar)

  1. (anatomy) a brain

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hailia-, whence also Old Frisian hēli, heila, hāl.

NounEdit

heili m

  1. brain

DescendantsEdit

  • Faroese: heili
  • Icelandic: heili
  • Norwegian: heile

ReferencesEdit

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