svíkja

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svíkja.

Verb[edit]

at svíkja (third person singular past indicative sveik, third person plural past indicative sviku, supine svikið)

  1. to cheat, to defraud

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svíkva, svíkja, from Proto-Germanic *swīkwaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

svíkja (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative sveik, third-person plural past indicative sviku, supine svikið)

  1. to betray
  2. to cheat (money or goods) out of someone
  3. to stand someone up

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