fagur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fagr, from Proto-Germanic *fagraz, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂ḱ- (to fasten, place).

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fagur (comparative fagrari, superlative fagrastur)

  1. beautiful, fair, pulchritudinous
  2. (weather) very good
  3. (literature) about fiction

Declension[edit]

fagur a29
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) fagur føgur fagurt
Accusative (hvønnfall) fagran fagra
Dative (hvørjumfall) føgrum fagrari føgrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (fagurs) (fagrar) (fagurs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) fagrir fagrar føgur
Accusative (hvønnfall) fagrar
Dative (hvørjumfall) føgrum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (fagra)

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fagr, from Proto-Germanic *fagraz, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂ḱ- (to fasten, place).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fagur (comparative fegurri, superlative fegurstur)

  1. beautiful, fair

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A poetic comparative form fegri also exists:

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