bróðir

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse bróðir (a brother), from the Proto-Germanic *brōþēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

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Noun[edit]

bróðir m (genitive singular bróður, plural brøður)

  1. brother

Declension[edit]

m44 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bróðir bróðirin brøður brøðurnir
Accusative bróður bróðurin brøður brøðurnar
Dative bróður bróðurnum brøðrum brøðrunum
Genitive bróður bróðurins brøðra brøðranna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse bróðir (a brother), from the Proto-Germanic *brōþēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bróðir m (genitive singular bróður, nominative plural bræður)

  1. brother

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brōþēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr. Compare Old Saxon brōthar, Old English brōþor, Old High German bruodar.

Noun[edit]

bróðir m (genitive bróður, plural brǿðr)

  1. brother

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