kirsuber

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Faroese[edit]

kirsuber

Etymology[edit]

From Danish kirsebær, from Middle Low German kersebere, from kerse (cherry) +‎ bere (berry) (cf. Danish bær). Middle Low German kerse (cf. Middle High German kirse) "cherry" from Vulgar Latin ceresia, from the neuter plural of Late Latin ceresium, from Latin cerasium, from Ancient Greek κεράσιον (kerásion, cherry), from Ancient Greek κερασός (kerasós, bird cherry), ultimately possibly of Anatolian origin.

Compare Icelandic kirsuber.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃʰɪɻ̊ʂʊˌpeːɹ/

Noun[edit]

kirsuber n (genitive singular kirsubers, plural kirsuber)

  1. cherry (fruit of Prunus subg. Cerasus)

Declension[edit]

n22 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kirsuber kirsuberið kirsuber kirsuberini
Accusative kirsuber kirsuberið kirsuber kirsuberini
Dative kirsuberi kirsuberinum kirsuber(j)um kirsuber(j)unum
Genitive kirsubers kirsubersins kirsuberja kirsuberjanna

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Icelandic[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈcʰɪr̥sʏˌpɛːr/

Noun[edit]

kirsuber n (genitive singular kirsubers, nominative plural kirsuber)

  1. cherry

Declension[edit]