mætur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mætr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mætur (comparative mætari, superlative mætastur)

  1. notable, valuable, mighty, excellent
  2. good, nice

Declension[edit]

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Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) mætur mæt mætt
Accusative (hvønnfall) mætan mæta
Dative (hvørjumfall) mætum mætari mætum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (mæts) (mætar) (mæts)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) mætir mætar mæt
Accusative (hvønnfall) mætar
Dative (hvørjumfall) mætum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (mæta)

Icelandic[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mætur (comparative mætari, superlative mætastur)

  1. respected, distinguished

Noun[edit]

mætur f pl (plurale tantum)

  1. used in set phrases

Derived terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]