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See also: mani, Mani, maní, mâni, mãni, manī, mâ-nî, and mānī

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse máni, from Proto-Germanic *mēnô, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). See also mánaður

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

máni m (genitive singular mána, plural mánar)

  1. a moon
  2. the moon of the earth
  3. (coll.) month

DeclensionEdit

m1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative máni mánin mánar mánarnir
Accusative mána mánan mánar mánarnar
Dative mána mánanum mánum mánunum
Genitive mána mánans mána mánanna

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse máni, from Proto-Germanic *mēnô, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). See also mánuður.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

máni m (genitive singular mána, nominative plural mánar)

  1. (chiefly poetic or literary) moon
  2. the moon of the earth, Moon, Luna

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Norse *ᛗᚨᚾᛟ (*mano), from Proto-Germanic *mēnô (the moon), from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). Cognate with Old English mōna, Old Frisian mōna, Old Saxon māno, Old High German māno, Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐌽𐌰 (mēna).

NounEdit

máni m (genitive mána, plural mánar)

  1. (poetic) the moon

DeclensionEdit

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