andi

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See also: Andi, àndǐ, and -andi

Dibabawon Manobo[edit]

Noun[edit]

andì

  1. friend (term of address between girls or women)

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse andi, from Proto-Germanic *andô.

Noun[edit]

andi m (genitive singular anda, plural andar)

  1. breath
  2. spirit

Declension[edit]

m1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative andi andin andar andarnir
Accusative anda andan andar andarnar
Dative anda andanum andum andunum
Genitive anda andans anda andanna

Derived terms[edit]


Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

andi

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌹

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse andi, from Proto-Germanic *andô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

andi m (genitive singular anda, nominative plural andar)

  1. breath
  2. ethos
    Þjóðarandi.
    A national ethos.
    Byltingarandi.
    A revolutionary ethos.
  3. spirit
    • Á Sprengisandi (“On Sprengisandur”) by Grímur Thomsen
      Ríðum, ríðum og rekum yfir sandinn,
      rennur sól á bak við Arnarfell,
      hér á reiki er margur óhreinn andinn,
      úr því fer að skyggja á jökulsvell;
      Drottinn leiði drösulinn minn,
      drjúgur verður síðasti áfanginn.
      Ride, ride, ride hard across the sands,
      the sun is settling behind Arnarfell.
      Here many spirits of the dark
      threaten in the gloom over the glacier's ice.
      The Lord leads my horse,
      it is still a long, long way home.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • anda (to breathe)

Anagrams[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From from Proto-Germanic *andô.

Noun[edit]

andi m (genitive and, plural ǫnd)

  1. breath
  2. (grammar) aspiration
  3. spirit, soul
    1871, C.R. Unger, Maríu saga, page 483:
    Ok a somu nott sem hann gallt guði sinn anda, sagði hann sialfr benedictiones ifir bræðr, er lasu lectiones.
  4. spiritual gift or ability
  5. spirit; spiritual being

Declension[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Fritzner, Johan (1867) Ordbog over det gamle norske Sprog, sine loco.
  • andi in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press