Tórshavn

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See also: Torshavn

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Faroese Tórshavn, from Old Norse Þórshǫfn (Thor's Haven).

Proper noun[edit]

Tórshavn

  1. The capital of the Faroe Islands

Translations[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Þórshǫfn (literally Thor's Haven), from Þórr and hǫfn, corresponding to modern Faroese Tórur (Thor) +‎ havn (haven, harbour).

Proper noun[edit]

Tórshavn f

  1. Tórshavn (the capital city of the Faroe Islands)

Related terms[edit]


Manx[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Faroese Tórshavn, from Old Norse Þórshǫfn (Thor's Haven).

Proper noun[edit]

Tórshavn

  1. Tórshavn (the capital city of the Faroe Islands)

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Tórshavn Hórshavn Dórshavn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tórshavn f

  1. Tórshavn (the capital city of the Faroe Islands)