persónur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish person, from French personne, from Old French persone (human being), from Latin persōna (mask used by actor; role, part, character), perhaps a loanword; compare Etruscan 𐌘𐌄𐌓𐌔𐌖 (φersu), from Ancient Greek πρόσωπον (prósōpon).

Noun[edit]

persónur m (genitive singular persóns, plural persónar)

  1. individual, person

Synonyms[edit]

Declension[edit]

m6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative persónur persónurin persónar persónarnir
Accusative persón persónin persónar persónarnar
Dative persóni persóninum persónum persónunum
Genitive persóns persónsins persóna persónanna