fírar

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *firhwijaz (men, people), from Proto-Germanic *ferhuz (body, life). Cognate with Old English fīras, Old Saxon fīrihos, Old High German fīraha, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌹𐍂𐍈𐌿𐍃 (fairƕus).

Noun[edit]

fírar m pl

  1. (poetic) men, people

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • fírar in An Icelandic-English Dictionary, R. Cleasby and G. Vigfússon, Clarendon Press, 1874, at Internet Archive.
  • fírar in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.