fjøður

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫðr, from Proto-Germanic *feþrō, from Proto-Indo-European *péth₂r̥, from Proto-Indo-European *peth₂-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfjøːvʊɹ/
  • (plural) IPA(key): /ˈfjɛaːɹaɹ/
  • (Suðuroy) IPA(key): [ˈfjakɹaɹ]

Noun[edit]

fjøður f (genitive singular fjaðrar, plural fjaðrar)

  1. feather (birds)
  2. fountain pen
  3. fin (fish)
  4. spring (device)

Declension[edit]

f19 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fjøður fjøðurin fjaðrar fjaðrarnar
Accusative fjøður fjøðrina fjaðrar fjaðrarnar
Dative fjøður fjøðrini fjøðrum/
fjaðrum
fjøðrunum/
fjaðrunum
Genitive fjaðrar fjaðrarinnar fjaðra fjaðranna