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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nýra, from Proto-Germanic *neurô, from Proto-Indo-European *negʷʰrós.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nýra n (genitive singular nýra, plural nýru or nýrur)

  1. kidney

DeclensionEdit

Declension of nýra
n1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative nýra nýrað nýru, nýrur nýruni
accusative nýra nýrað nýru, nýrur nýruni
dative nýra nýranum nýrum nýrunum
genitive nýra nýrans nýrna nýrnanna

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nýra, from Proto-Germanic *neurô, from Proto-Indo-European *negʷʰrós.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nýra n (genitive singular nýra, nominative plural nýru)

  1. kidney

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *neurô, from Proto-Indo-European *negʷʰrós.

NounEdit

nýra n (genitive nýra, plural nýru)

  1. kidney

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: nýra
  • Faroese: nýra
  • Norwegian:
    • Norwegian Bokmål: nyre m or f or n
    • Norwegian Nynorsk: nyre f or n
  • Old Swedish: niūre
  • Old Danish: nyræ, niuræ
  • Old Gutnish: vig-niauri