belti

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse belti, from Proto-Germanic *baltijaz (belt), and early borrowing of Latin balteus (girdle, sword belt), of Etruscan origin. Akin to Old English belt (belt), Old High German balz (belt).

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Noun[edit]

belti n (genitive singular beltis, plural belti or beltir)

  1. belt

Declension[edit]

n24 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative belti beltið belti(r) beltini
Accusative belti beltið belti(r) beltini
Dative belti belt(i)num beltum beltunum
Genitive beltis beltisins belta beltanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse belti, from Proto-Germanic *baltijaz (belt), and early borrowing of Latin balteus (girdle, sword belt), of Etruscan origin. Akin to Old English belt (belt), Old High German balz (belt).

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Noun[edit]

belti n

  1. belt
  2. a girdle
  3. a zone
    Tímabelti.
    Timezone.

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From belt + -i.

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Adjective[edit]

belti (feminine beltija, plural beltin)

  1. municipal, urban (pertaining to city)
  2. Vallettian (of or pertaining to Valletta, the capital of Malta)