vestur

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vestr, from Proto-Germanic *westrą.

Noun[edit]

vestur n (genitive singular vesturs, uncountable)

  1. west

Declension[edit]

n13s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative vestur vestrið
Accusative vestur vestrið
Dative vestri vestrinum
Genitive vesturs vestursins

Usage notes[edit]

í vestri - in the west
frískur vindur av vestri - fresh (i.e. a lot of) wind from the west

Antonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

vestur (comparative vestari, superlative vestast)

  1. west, westward

Usage notes[edit]

vestur móti Mykinesi - westward to the Island of Mykines

Noun[edit]

vestur m (genitive singular vests, plural vestar)

  1. vest, waistcoat

Declension[edit]

m6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vestur vesturin vestar vestarnir
Accusative vest vestin vestar vestarnar
Dative vesti vestinum vestum vestunum
Genitive vests vestsins vesta vestanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vestr, from Proto-Germanic *westrą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vestur n

  1. west

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

vestur

  1. west