Contents

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse veifa.

VerbEdit

veifa ‎(third-person singular past indicative veifaði)

  1. to wave

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

NounEdit

veifa f ‎(genitive singular veifu, nominative plural veifur)

  1. pennant

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *waibijaną, whence also Gothic 𐌱𐌹𐍅𐌰𐌹𐌱𐌾𐌰𐌽(biwaibjan).

VerbEdit

veifa

  1. to wave

ConjugationEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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