krá

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse krá, compare Danish kro sig (brag)

Noun[edit]

krá n (genitive singular krás, plural krá)

  1. animal sound of the crow (kráka) caw

Declension[edit]

n4 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative krá kráið krá kráini
Accusative krá kráið krá kráini
Dative krá(i) kránum kráum kráunum
Genitive krás krásins kráa kráanna

Interjection[edit]

krá

  1. animal sound of the crow

Usage notes[edit]

  • krákan sigur krá, krá, krá - the crow makes “caw, caw, caw”

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kranhō.

Noun[edit]

krá f (genitive singular krár, nominative plural krár)

  1. pub
  2. a quiet corner, nook
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Faroese krá. Related to English crow (noun and verb).

Interjection[edit]

krá

  1. (onomatopoeia) caw (representing the sound of a raven or crow)
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