álka

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse alka ‎(auk), from Proto-Germanic *allakǭ, *allǭ ‎(sea-bird), from Proto-Indo-European *el- ‎(a kind of bird).

Noun[edit]

álka f (genitive singular álku, plural álkur)

  1. razorbill (Alca torda)

Declension[edit]

Declension of álka
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative álka álkan álkur álkurnar
accusative álku álkuna álkur álkurnar
dative álku álkuni álkum álkunum
genitive álku álkunnar álka álkanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse alka ‎(auk), from Proto-Germanic *allakǭ, *allǭ ‎(sea-bird), from Proto-Indo-European *el- ‎(a kind of bird).

Noun[edit]

álka f ‎(genitive singular álku, nominative plural álkur)

  1. razorbill (Alca torda)

Declension[edit]