oksi

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse oxi, uxi, from Proto-Germanic *uhsô, from Proto-Indo-European *uksḗn (bull).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

oksi m (genitive singular oksa, plural oksar)

  1. ox
  2. (archaic) bull

Declension[edit]

m1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative oksi oksin oksar oksarnir
Accusative oksa oksan oksar oksarnar
Dative oksa oksanum oksum oksunum
Genitive oksa oksans oksa oksanna

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Usage notes[edit]

The old plural genitive forms øksna and yksna are found in place names, such as Øksnadalur, Øksnagjógv, and Yksnagjógv.


Finnish[edit]

Verb[edit]

oksi

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of oksia.

Noun[edit]

oksi

  1. (archaic) bear (Ursus arctos)

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