dimmur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dimmr.

Adjective[edit]

dimmur

  1. dark

Declension[edit]

dimmur a20
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) dimmur dimm dimt
Accusative (hvønnfall) dimman dimma
Dative (hvørjumfall) dimmum dimmari dimmum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (dims) (dimmar/
dimrar)
(dims)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) dimmir dimmar dimm
Accusative (hvønnfall) dimmar
Dative (hvørjumfall) dimmum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (dimma
dimra)

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • dimma ‎(to get dark, darken)
  • dimmi ‎(darkness)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dimmr (compare Old English dimm, English dim).

Adjective[edit]

dimmur ‎(comparative dimmari, superlative dimmastur)

  1. dark syn.
    Herbergið mitt er dimmt.
    My room is dark.
  2. (of sound or a voice) deep, low in pitch
    Pabbi hefur svakalega dimma rödd.
    Dad has a really deep voice.
  3. (grammar) grave

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • dimma f ‎(darkness)
  • dimma ‎(to get dark, grow dark)