heiður

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse heiðr.

Noun[edit]

heiður m (genitive singular heiðurs, uncountable)

  1. honour, honor, award
  2. blue skies and sun

Declension[edit]

m19s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative heiður heiðurin
Accusative heiður heiðurin
Dative heiðri heiðrinum
Genitive heiðurs heiðursins

Adjective[edit]

heiður

  1. bright, clear, cloudless

Declension[edit]

heiður a15
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) heiður heið heitt
Accusative (hvønnfall) heiðan heiða
Dative (hvørjumfall) heiðum heiðari heiðum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (heiðs) (heiðar) (heiðs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) heiðir heiðar heið
Accusative (hvønnfall) heiðar
Dative (hvørjumfall) heiðum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (heiða)

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse heiðr, from Proto-Germanic *haiduz, *haidraz.

Noun[edit]

heiður m (genitive singular heiðurs, no plural)

  1. honour, honor
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse heiðr, from Proto-Germanic *haidaz, *haidraz.

Adjective[edit]

heiður

  1. bright, clear, cloudless
Inflection[edit]

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