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FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

uppi

  1. up, above, on top, overhead, upstairs
  2. (past) over, used up
    • vera uppi
      to be over

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse uppi.

AdverbEdit

uppi (not comparable)

  1. above, upstairs
AntonymsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Based on English yuppie.

NounEdit

uppi m (genitive singular uppa, nominative plural uppar)

  1. yuppie
DeclensionEdit

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *upp (up). Possibly cognate with Gothic 𐌹𐌿𐍀𐌰 (iupa).

AdverbEdit

uppi (not comparable)

  1. up

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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