stjørna

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃœtna], [ˈstjœtna]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse stjarna, from Proto-Germanic *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

Noun[edit]

stjørna f (genitive singular stjørnu, plural stjørnur)

  1. star
Declension[edit]
f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative stjørna stjørnan stjørnur stjørnurnar
Accusative stjørnu stjørnuna stjørnur stjørnurnar
Dative stjørnu stjørnuni stjørnum stjørnunum
Genitive stjørnu stjørnunnar stjørna stjørnanna

Etymology 2[edit]

stjørna, a calque of English star.

Noun[edit]

stjørna f (genitive singular stjørnu, plural stjørnur)

  1. star, celebrity
Declension[edit]
f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative stjørna stjørnan stjørnur stjørnurnar
Accusative stjørnu stjørnuna stjørnur stjørnurnar
Dative stjørnu stjørnuni stjørnum stjørnunum
Genitive stjørnu stjørnunnar stjørna stjørnanna