dimma

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Faroese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dimma f (genitive singular dimmu, uncountable)

  1. (rare) darkness of the night
  2. abbreviation of the newspaper Dimmalætting, see Dimma

Declension[edit]

f1s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative dimma dimman
Accusative dimmu dimmuna
Dative dimmu dimmuni
Genitive dimmu dimmunnar

Verb[edit]

at dimma (third person singular past indicative dimdi, supine dimt)

  1. to get dark, darken

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Adjective[edit]

dimma

  1. dark, indefinite (strong) accusative singular femal form of dimmur
  2. dark, indefinite (strong) genitive plural form of dimmur

Declension[edit]

dimmur a20
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) dimmur dimm dimt
Accusative (hvønnfall) dimman dimma
Dative (hvørjumfall) dimmum dimmari dimmum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (dims) (dimmar/
dimrar)
(dims)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) dimmir dimmar dimm
Accusative (hvønnfall) dimmar
Dative (hvørjumfall) dimmum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (dimma
dimra)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare the Old English dimm and the English dim.

Noun[edit]

dimma f (genitive singular dimmu, no plural)

  1. darkness

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Verb[edit]

dimma (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative dimmdi, supine dimmt)

  1. (impersonal) to get dark, to grow dark
    Það fer að dimma.
    It's getting dark.

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

dimma c

  1. fog (cloud that forms at a low altitude and obscures vision)

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