litur

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse litr.

Noun[edit]

litur m (genitive singular litar, plural litir)

  1. colour
  2. (at sheep, etc) coloured stain
  3. colour (stuff to paint with)
  4. political point of view
Declension[edit]
m12 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative litur liturin litir litirnir
Accusative lit litin litir litirnar
Dative liti litinum litum litunum
Genitive litar litarins lita litanna
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek λίτρα (lítra, a Sicilian coin, a measure of weight). Related to Latin libra.

Noun[edit]

litur m (genitive singular liturs, plural litrar)

  1. liter, litre
Declension[edit]
m19 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative litur liturin litrar litrarnir
Accusative litur liturin litrar litrarnar
Dative litri litrinum litrum litrunum
Genitive liturs litursins litra litranna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse litr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

litur m (genitive singular litar, nominative plural litir)

  1. colour
    Þetta er fallegur litur.
    This is a pretty colour.
  2. (poker) flush

Declension[edit]

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