fjør

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse (í) fjorð.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fjør n

  1. only used in the adverbial phrase í fjøryesteryear, last year

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫðr. The meaning "spring" stems from German.

Noun[edit]

fjør

  1. feather
  2. spring (device made of flexible material)

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • “fjoer” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.