býfluga

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Faroese[edit]

býfluga
býfluga
býfluga (Apis mellifera)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse + fluga. See also Icelandic býfluga

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

býfluga f (genitive singular býflugu, plural býflugur)

  1. bee (insects belonging to the large family of Apidae or the larger grouping Anthophila, particularly the honey bee (Apis mellifera))

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative býfluga býflugan býflugur býflugurnar
Accusative býflugu býfluguna býflugur býflugurnar
Dative býflugu býfluguni býflugum býflugunum
Genitive býflugu býflugunnar býfluga býfluganna

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Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

(bee) +‎ fluga (fly); derives from the Old Norse , from Proto-Germanic *bijō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰī-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpiː.flʏːɣa/

Noun[edit]

býfluga f (genitive singular býflugu, nominative plural býflugur)

  1. a bee, a honeybee

Declension[edit]