umboðsmaður

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Noun[edit]

umboðsmaður m (genitive singular umboðsmans, plural umboðsmenn)

  1. representative
  2. ombudsman, attorney

Declension[edit]

m41 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative umboðsmaður umboðsmaðurin umboðsmenn umboðsmenninir
Accusative umboðsmann umboðsmannin umboðsmenn umboðsmenninar
Dative umboðsmanni umboðsmannum umboðsmonnum umboðsmonnunum
Genitive umboðsmans umboðsmansins umboðsmanna umboðsmannanna

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse umboðsmaðr (a representative; an ombudsman, an attorney).

Noun[edit]

umboðsmaður m (genitive singular umboðsmanns, nominative plural umboðsmenn)

  1. a representative syn.
  2. (with a licence) an attorney
  3. (assisting with the contractual process) an agent
  4. a proxy syn.
  5. the authorized representative of a company
  6. (in a store) a commission merchant, a consignee

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