døma

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dœma, from Proto-Germanic *dōmijaną.

Verb[edit]

døma (third person singular past indicative dømdi, third person plural past indicative dømdu, supine dømt)

  1. to judge

Conjugation[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dœma. Akin to English deem.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

døma (present tense dømer, past tense dømde or dømte, past participle dømt, present participle dømande, imperative døm)

  1. to judge
    Du skal ikkje vera så ivrig etter å døma andre.
    You should not be so keen on judging others.
  2. to sentence
    Han vart dømt til fem år i fengsel.
    He was sentenced to five years in prison.
  3. (sports) to referee
    Eg har dømt fleire hundre fotballkampar.
    I have refereed hundreds of football matches.
  4. (sports) (by a referee) to award (e.g. a free kick, penalty kick)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

døma n

  1. definite plural of døme

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Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dœma, from Proto-Germanic *dōmijaną.

Verb[edit]

dø̄ma

  1. to judge, sentence

Conjugation[edit]

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