álka

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse álka (auk), from Proto-Germanic *allakǭ, *allǭ (sea-bird), from Proto-Indo-European *el- (a kind of bird).

Noun[edit]

álka f (genitive singular álku, plural álkur)

  1. razorbill (Alca torda)

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative álka álkan álkur álkurnar
Accusative álku álkuna álkur álkurnar
Dative álku álkuni álkum álkunum
Genitive álku álkunnar álka álkanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse álka (auk), from Proto-Germanic *allakǭ, *allǭ (sea-bird), from Proto-Indo-European *el- (a kind of bird).

Noun[edit]

álka f (genitive singular álku, nominative plural álkur)

  1. razorbill (Alca torda)

Declension[edit]