talsmaður

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tala (to speak) +‎ maður (man)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʰalsˌmɛaːvʊɹ/

Noun[edit]

talsmaður m (genitive singular talsmans, plural talsmenn)

  1. spokesman
  2. the Holy Spirit

Declension[edit]

m41 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative talsmaður talsmaðurin talsmenn talsmenninir
Accusative talsmann talsmannin talsmenn talsmenninar
Dative talsmanni talsmannum talsmonnum talsmonnunum
Genitive talsmans talsmansins talsmanna talsmannanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tal (speech) +‎ maður (man).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʰals.maːðʏr/

Noun[edit]

talsmaður m (genitive singular talsmanns, nominative plural talsmenn)

  1. spokesman, proponent, advocate

Declension[edit]

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