tunna

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tunna f (genitive singular tunnu, plural tunnur)

  1. ton
  2. (archaic, cubic measure) 8 skeppur
  3. (nautical) crow's nest

Synonyms[edit]

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tunna tunnan tunnur tunnurnar
Accusative tunnu tunnuna tunnur tunnurnar
Dative tunnu tunnuni tunnum tunnunum
Genitive tunnu tunnunnar tunna tunnanna

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

tunna f

  1. singular definite of tunne

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

tunna (present tense tunnar, past tense tunna, past participle tunna, passive infinitve tunnast, present participle tunnande, imperative tunna/tunn)

  1. to swing (around something), rotate
  2. to fuss, fidget
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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tunna

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of tunn

Noun[edit]

tunna c

  1. a barrel (round vessel made from staves bound with a hoop)
  2. a barrel, an historic measure of dry volume, four-bushel measure

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