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See also: rum, Rum, rùm, Rùm, rüm, rum-, and rum.

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse rúm, from Proto-Germanic *rūmą, from Proto-Indo-European *rowǝ-.

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NounEdit

rúm n (genitive singular rúms, plural rúm)

  1. space
    Synonyms: pláss, øki, rúmd
  2. room
    Synonyms: kamar, herbergi, skemma

DeclensionEdit

Declension of rúm
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative rúm rúmið rúm rúmini
accusative rúm rúmið rúm rúmini
dative rúmi rúminum rúmum rúmunum
genitive rúms rúmsins rúma rúmanna

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse rúm, from Proto-Germanic *rūmą, from Proto-Indo-European *rowǝ-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rúm n

  1. room, space (occupied by or intended for a person or thing)
    Synonyms: pláss, rými
  2. space (the three dimensions in which everything exists and moves)
  3. bed
    Synonyms: sæng, ból, bæli, rekkja

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NounEdit

rúm m (genitive singular rúma, nominative plural rúmanna)

  1. room
  2. (floor) space

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *rūmą, from Proto-Indo-European *rowǝ-. Cognate with Old English rūm (English room), Old Saxon rūm (Low German Ruum), Dutch ruim, Old High German rūm (German Raum), Gothic 𐍂𐌿𐌼𐍃 (rūms).

NounEdit

rúm n

  1. room
  2. space

DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: rum
  • Faroese: rúm
  • Icelandic: rúm
  • Norwegian Bokmål: rom
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: rom
  • Swedish: rum