feðgar

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Faroese[edit]

The novel "Feðgar á ferð" 1940 (English "The Old Man And His Sons", 1970)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse feðgar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

feðgar m pl (plurale tantum, genitive plural feðga)

  1. father and son

Usage notes[edit]

  • feðgar á ferð(father and son hit the road) (title of a novel by Heðin Brú)

Declension[edit]

m1p Plural
Indefinite Definite
Nominative feðgar feðgarnir
Accusative feðgar feðgarnar
Dative feðgum feðgunum
Genitive feðga feðganna


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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse feðgar.

Noun[edit]

feðgar m pl ‎(plurale tantum)

  1. father and son

Declension[edit]

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *faðrigar, derived from faðir(father), compare feðgin(father and mother).

Noun[edit]

feðgar m pl

  1. father and son