Norðmaður

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse norðmaðr (man from the North; Scandinavian; man from Norway).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɔrðˌmaːðʏr/

Noun[edit]

Norðmaður m (genitive singular Norðmanns, nominative plural Norðmenn)

  1. Norwegian (male or female)
  2. (historical) Northman (Northwoman), Norseman (Norsewoman) (the term Norsemen can be used in the generic sense for both males and females, including Norsewomen, depending on the context) or the Norse (collective plural)), Scandinavian (male or female) (compare norrænn and norðrœnn)

Declension[edit]