bøur

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See also: Bøur and bour

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bœr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bøur m (genitive singular bíggjar or bøar , plural bøir)

  1. field, homefield, cultivated land
  2. village, farmyard

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Declension[edit]

m13 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bøur bøurin bøir bøirnir
Accusative bøin bøir bøirnar
Dative bø(i) bø(i)num bøum bøunum
Genitive bøar bøarins bøa bøanna

Usage notes[edit]

  • The genitive form bíggjar is just as if not more common than the regular form bøar