søga

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse saga (epic tale, story), from Proto-Germanic *sagǭ (saying, story), from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷe-, *skʷē- (to tell, talk). Cognate with Old English sagu (story, tale, statement), Old High German saga (an assertion, narrative, sermon, pronouncement).

Noun[edit]

søga f (genitive singular søgu, plural søgur)

  1. story, saga, tale
  2. history
  3. science of history
  4. history book
  5. history lesson

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative søga søgan søgur søgurnar
Accusative søgu søguna søgur søgurnar
Dative søgu søguni søgum søgunum
Genitive søgu søgunnar søga søganna