svartur

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svartr, from Proto-Germanic *swartaz, from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- ‎(dirty, dark, black).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

svartur ‎(comparative svartari, superlative svartastur)

  1. black

DeclensionEdit

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Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) svartur svørt svart
Accusative (hvønnfall) svartan svarta
Dative (hvørjumfall) svørtum svartari svørtum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (svarts) (svartar/
svartrar)
(svarts)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) svartir svartar svørt
Accusative (hvønnfall) svartar
Dative (hvørjumfall) svørtum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (svarta
svartra)

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse svartr, from Proto-Germanic *swartaz, from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- ‎(dirty, dark, black).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

svartur ‎(comparative svartari, superlative svartastur)

  1. black

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • Svartfjallaland n ‎(Montenegro, literally Black Mountain Land)
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