miðja

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse miðja, Proto-Germanic *midjǭ (centre), *midją.

Noun[edit]

miðja f (genitive singular miðju, plural miðjur)

  1. center, middle
  2. (anatomy) waist, waistline

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative miðja miðjan miðjur miðjurnar
Accusative miðju miðjuna miðjur miðjurnar
Dative miðju miðjuni miðjum miðjunum
Genitive miðju miðjunnar miðja miðjanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse miðja, Proto-Germanic *midjǭ (centre), *midją.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

miðja f (genitive singular miðju, nominative plural miðjur)

  1. middle, center

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

miðja (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative miðjaði, supine miðjað)

  1. to center

Conjugation[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *midjǭ (centre), *midją, whence also German Mitte.

Noun[edit]

miðja f (genitive miðju, plural miðjur)

  1. centre, middle

Descendants[edit]