kýr

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kýr

  1. nominative plural of kúgv
  2. accusative plural of kúgv

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kýr, from Proto-Germanic *kūz, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷṓws (cow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kýr f (genitive singular kýr, nominative plural kýr)

  1. cow
    Þetta er stór kýr.
    That is a big cow.
    Kýrnar mjólka á sumrin.
    The cows milk in the summer.

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kūz, whence also Old English (Modern English cow), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷṓws (cow).

Noun[edit]

kýr f (genitive kýr, dative , plural kýr)

  1. cow

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

  • ko (East dialect)

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian: ku
  • Swedish: ko