eiði

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See also: éidí

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse eið, in turn from Proto-Germanic *aidiją, probably related to Proto-Indo-European *h₁y- (go) and Latin eo. Cognate with Old Swedish ēþ (Modern Swedish ed) and Norwegian eid.

Noun[edit]

eiði n (genitive singular eiðis, plural eiði or eiðir)

  1. isthmus
  2. see Eiði, a place on Eysturoy
Declension[edit]
n24 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative eiði eiðið eiði(r) eiðini
Accusative eiði eiðið eiði(r) eiðini
Dative eiði eið(i)num eiðum eiðunum
Genitive eiðis eiðisins eiða eiðanna
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the noun eiður.

Noun[edit]

eiði

  1. dative singular of eiður

Icelandic[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse eið, in turn from Proto-Germanic *aidiją, probably related to Proto-Indo-European *h₁y- (go) and Latin eo.

Noun[edit]

eiði n (genitive singular eiðis, nominative plural eiði)

  1. isthmus
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

eiði

  1. indefinite dative singular of eiður