brynja

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brynja, from Proto-Germanic *brunjǭ. Cognate with Icelandic brynja, Swedish brynja, Norwegian brynje, Danish brynje.

Noun[edit]

brynja f (genitive singular brynju, plural brynjur)

  1. coat of mail (or plate)

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative brynja brynjan brynjur brynjurnar
Accusative brynju brynjuna brynjur brynjurnar
Dative brynju brynjuni brynjum brynjunum
Genitive brynju brynjunnar brynja brynjanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brynja, from Proto-Germanic *brunjǭ. Cognate with Faroese brynja, Swedish brynja, Norwegian brynje, Danish brynje.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brynja f (genitive singular brynju, nominative plural brynjur)

  1. coat of mail (or plate)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brunjǭ.

Noun[edit]

brynja f

  1. coat of mail (or plate)

Descendants[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish brynia, brønia, from Old Norse brynja, from Proto-Germanic *brunjǭ. Cognate with Icelandic brynja, Faroese brynja, Norwegian brynje, Danish brynje.

Noun[edit]

brynja ?

  1. coat of mail (or plate)

Declension[edit]