FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɪɸta/, /ˈlɪfta/, /ˈlɪʰta/

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lypta, from Proto-Germanic *luftijaną.

VerbEdit

lyfta (third person singular past indicative lyfti, third person plural past indicative lyft, supine lyft)

  1. to lift, raise
  2. to repay
ConjugationEdit
Conjugation of lyfta (group v-9st)
infinitive lyfta
supine lyft
participle (a5)1 lyftandi lyftur
present past
first singular lyfti lyfti
second singular lyftir lyfti
third singular lyftir lyfti
plural lyfta lyftu
imperative
singular lyft!
plural lyftið!
1Only the past participle being declined.

SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

lyfta f (genitive singular lyftu, plural lyftur)

  1. lift, elevator
DeclensionEdit
Declension of lyfta
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative lyfta lyftan lyftur lyfturnar
accusative lyftu lyftuna lyftur lyfturnar
dative lyftu lyftuni lyftum lyftunum
genitive lyftu lyftunnar lyfta lyftanna

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lypta, from Proto-Germanic *luftijaną. More at lift.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lyfta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative lyfti, supine lyft)

  1. to lift, to raise

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

lyfta f (genitive singular lyftu, nominative plural lyftur)

  1. elevator, lift

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lypta. Akin to English lift.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lyfta (present tense lyftar or lyfter, past tense lyfta or lyfte, past participle lyfta or lyft, present participle lyftande, imperative lyft)

  1. to lift

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lyfta n

  1. definite plural of lyft

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

lyfta

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of lyft.

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish lypta, from Old Norse lypta, Proto-Germanic *luftijaną.

VerbEdit

lyfta (present lyfter, preterite lyfte, supine lyft, imperative lyft)

  1. to lift; to move something upwards
ConjugationEdit
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