høll

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hǫll, from Proto-Germanic *hallō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱel-. Compare English hall. Related to Latin cella and English cellar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

høll f (genitive singular hallar, plural hallir)

  1. hall, saloon
  2. (kvæði) castle, palace
  3. hall (sport hall, town hall, concert hall, etc.)

Declension[edit]

f3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative høll høllin hallir hallirnar
Accusative høll høllina hallir hallirnar
Dative høll høllini høllum/
hallum
høllunum/
hallunum
Genitive hallar hallarinnar halla hallanna