bjarg

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Faroese[edit]

Vestmannabjørgini - Vestmanna cliffs

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bjarg, from Proto-Germanic *bergaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ-.

Noun[edit]

bjarg n (genitive singular bjargs, plural bjørg)

  1. (poetic) cliff

Declension[edit]

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bjarg bjargið bjørg bjørgini
Accusative bjarg bjargið bjørg bjørgini
Dative bjargi bjarginum bjørgum bjørgunum
Genitive bjargs bjargsins bjarga bjarganna

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bergaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ-.

Noun[edit]

bjarg n (genitive bjargs, plural bjǫrg)

  1. Alternative form of berg.

Declension[edit]