IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier mær, based on the dative form meyju.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

meyja f (genitive singular meyju, nominative plural meyjur)

  1. maiden, girl
  2. virgin
  3. Virgoan (person whose astrological sign is Virgo)

DeclensionEdit


Old NorseEdit

NounEdit

meyja

  1. genitive plural indefinite of mær