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ábyrgur ‎(comparative ábyrgari, superlative ábyrgastur)

  1. (used with the genitive or the preposition fyrir when taking an object) responsible, answerable, (when used with the verb vera ‎(to be) and fyrir when used with an object) to answer to
    Ökumaður bíls er ábyrgur fyrir öryggi farþeganna.
    The driver of a vehicle is responsible for the safety of the passengers.
    Þú ert ábyrgur gerða þinna.
    You are responsible for you actions.

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