fjall

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjall, from Proto-Germanic *fellą, from Proto-Indo-European *pel-

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Noun[edit]

fjall n (genitive singular fjals, plural fjøll)

  1. mountain

Declension[edit]

n10 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fjall fjallið fjøll fjøllini
Accusative fjall fjallið fjøll fjøllini
Dative fjalli fjallinum fjøllum fjøllunum
Genitive fjals fjalsins fjalla fjallanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjall

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fjall n (genitive singular fjalls, nominative plural fjöll)

  1. mountain
    • Hávamál (English source, Icelandic sourve)
      Elds er þörf
      þeim er inn er kominn
      og á kné kalinn.
      Matar og voða
      er manni þörf,
      þeim er hefir um fjall farið.
      Fire he needs
      who with frozen knees
      Has come from the cold without;
      Food and clothes
      must the farer have,
      The man from the mountains come.

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fellą, from Proto-Indo-European *pel-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fjall n (genitive fjalls, plural fjǫll)

  1. mountain

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