slíta

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse slíta, from Proto-Germanic *slītaną.

Verb[edit]

at slíta (third person singular past indicative sleit, third person plural past indicative slitu, supine slitið)

  1. to tear

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse slíta, from Proto-Germanic *slītaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

slíta (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative sleit, third-person plural past indicative slitu, supine slitið)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, with accusative) to snap apart, tear
  2. (transitive, with dative) to wear (cause to deteriorate over time through use)
  3. (transitive, with dative) to put an end to, call an end to (e.g. a meeting)

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