tíð

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tíð, from Proto-Germanic *tīdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *dīti- (time, period), from *dī- (time).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tíð f (genitive singular tíðar, plural tíðir)

  1. time
  2. (grammar) tense

Declension[edit]

f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tíð tíðin tíðir tíðirnar
Accusative tíð tíðina tíðir tíðirnar
Dative tíð tíðini tíðum tíðunum
Genitive tíðar tíðarinnar tíða tíðanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tíð, from Proto-Germanic *tīdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *dīti- (time, period), from *dī- (time).

Noun[edit]

tíð f (genitive singular tíðar, nominative plural tíðir)

  1. a time, a period syn.
  2. a weather conditions syn.
  3. (in the plural) a female menstruation, a period syn.
  4. (is the plural) mass syn.
  5. (grammar) tense

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *tīdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *dīti- (time, period), from *dī- (time). Compare Old English tīd (English tide), Old Frisian tīd (West Frisian tiid), Old Saxon tīd (Low German Tied), Old Dutch tīt (Dutch tijd), Old High German zīt (German Zeit); compare also Old Armenian տի (ti).

Noun[edit]

tíð f (genitive tíðar, plural tíðir)

  1. time
  2. hour
  3. (in the plural) divine service, prayers

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • “tíð” in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic