íri

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See also: iri, IRI, Íri, īri, and iri-

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse írar, from Old Irish Ériu (modern Éire (Ireland)), from Proto-Celtic *Īwerjū (fat land, fertile).

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Noun[edit]

íri m (genitive singular íra, plural írar)

  1. Irishman
  2. (historical) Gaelic pirate from Scotland, the Hebrides or Ireland

Declension[edit]

Declension of íri
m1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative íri írin írar írarnir
accusative íra íran írar írarnar
dative íra íranum írum írunum
genitive íra írans íra íranna

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