reiður

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

tjaldursreiður - nest of the oystercatcher

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hreiðr.

Noun[edit]

reiður n (genitive singular reiðurs, plural reiður)

  1. nest
Declension[edit]
n13 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative reiður reiðrið reiður reiðrini
Accusative reiður reiðrið reiður reiðrini
Dative reiðri reiðrinum reiðrum reiðrunum
Genitive reiðurs reiðursins reiðra reiðranna

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse reiðr, from older vreiðr.

Adjective[edit]

reiður (comparative reiðari, superlative reiðastur)

  1. (kvæði, archaic) angry
Declension[edit]
reiður a15
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) reiður reið reitt
Accusative (hvønnfall) reiðan reiða
Dative (hvørjumfall) reiðum reiðari reiðum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (reiðs) (reiðar) (reiðs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) reiðir reiðar reið
Accusative (hvønnfall) reiðar
Dative (hvørjumfall) reiðum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (reiða)
Weak adjectival inflection of reiður
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) reiði reiða reiða
Accusative (hvønnfall) reiða reiðu
Dative (hvørjumfall)
Genitive (hvørsfall)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) reiðu
Accusative (hvønnfall)
Dative (hvørjumfall)
Genitive (hvørsfall)



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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse reiðr, from older vreiðr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

reiður (comparative reiðari, superlative reiðastur)

  1. angry, wroth
    Ertu reið?
    Are you angry?
  2. ready syn.
    Er allt til reiðu?
    Is everything ready?

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • reiður við einhvern: angry at someone
  • verða reiður: to get angry

Related terms[edit]