þolmynd

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Icelandic[edit]

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Examples

Germynd (active voice)

Maðurinn klæðir barnið. (The man dresses the child.)

Miðmynd (middle voice)

Maðurinn klæðist. (The man gets dressed.)

Þolmynd (passive voice)

Maðurinn er klæddur. (The man is dressed by someone.)

Etymology[edit]

From þola (to withstand, to bear; to tolerate, to put up with) and mynd (grammatical voice).

Noun[edit]

þolmynd f (genitive singular miðmyndar, nominative plural miðmyndir)

  1. (grammar) passive voice (abbreviated as þolm. or þm.)

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