eigi

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

eigi

  1. first-person singular present of at eiga

Icelandic[edit]

Adverb[edit]

eigi

  1. (dated) not

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

eigi

  1. [he/she/it] owns, third-person singular subjunctive present tense of eiga ‘to own’
  2. [I] own, first-person singular subjunctive present tense of eiga ‘to own’
  3. [they] own, third-person plural subjunctive present tense of eiga ‘to own’

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eigi

  1. (non-standard since 2012) feminine singular of eigen

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aigô.

Noun[edit]

eigi m (genitive eiga)

  1. possession
  2. property
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From earlier ne eigi.

Adverb[edit]

eigi

  1. not
Synonyms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • eigi in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch eigen.

Adjective[edit]

eigi

  1. own