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FaroeseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Low German. Cognate to German Herzog, Dutch hertog.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛɹ̥.tʰɔjɪ/

NounEdit

hertogi m (genitive singular hertoga, plural hertogar)

  1. duke

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hertogi
m1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hertogi hertogin hertogar hertogarnir
accusative hertoga hertogan hertogar hertogarnar
dative hertoga hertoganum hertogum hertogunum
genitive hertoga hertogans hertoga hertoganna

Derived termsEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Low German. Cognate to German Herzog, Dutch hertog.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hertogi m (genitive singular hertoga, nominative plural hertogar)

  1. duke

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *harjatugô, possibly through Middle Low German hertoch.

NounEdit

hertogi m

  1. commander of troops
  2. duke

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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