spýggja

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse spýja (compare Icelandic spýja, Norwegian, Swedish and Danish spy), from Proto-Germanic *spīwaną, whence also Dutch spuwen, German speien, English spew, Gothic 𐍃𐍀𐌴𐌹𐍅𐌰𐌽 (speiwan). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ptyēw- (to spit, vomit).

VerbEdit

at spýggja (third person singular past indicative spýði, supine spýð)

  1. to vomit

ConjugationEdit

Last modified on 21 December 2013, at 03:52