fólk

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse folk, fólk, from Proto-Germanic *fulką.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fólk n (genitive singular fólks, plural fólk)

  1. people
  2. lineage, dynasty
  3. team
  4. person
  5. guests
  6. chessmen

Declension[edit]

Declension of fólk
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative fólk fólkið fólk fólkini
accusative fólk fólkið fólk fólkini
dative fólki fólkinum fólkum fólkunum
genitive fólks fólksins fólka fólkanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse folk, fólk, from Proto-Germanic *fulką.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fólk n ‎(genitive singular fólks, no plural)

  1. (collective) people

Declension[edit]

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Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fulką.

Noun[edit]

fólk n

  1. people

Descendants[edit]


Scanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fólk, from Proto-Germanic *fulką.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [fǿlk], [fɔ́lk]

Noun[edit]

fólk n ‎(definite singular fólkeð, plural fólk)

  1. people
    Honð slóğ álðriğ hænða fólk í glimme.
    She never forgot her people.