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FaroeseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse riddari, from Middle Low German ridder (rider, knight).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

riddari m (genitive singular riddara, plural riddarar)

  1. rider, horseman
  2. (historical) knight
  3. (chess) knight
  4. knight (Order of the Dannebrog)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of riddari
m1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative riddari riddarin riddarar riddararnir
accusative riddara riddaran riddarar riddararnar
dative riddara riddaranum riddarum riddarunum
genitive riddara riddarans riddara riddaranna

IcelandicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse riddari, from Middle Low German ridder (rider, knight).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

riddari m (genitive singular riddara, nominative plural riddarar)

  1. knight
  2. (chess) knight

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Icelandic · [Term?] (layout · text)
           
kóngur drottning hrókur biskup riddari peð



Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German ridder (rider, knight).

NounEdit

riddari m (genitive riddara, plural riddarar)

  1. knight, mounted warrior
  2. (chess) knight

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • riddari in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press