fjørður

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: fjörður

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫrðr, from Proto-Germanic *ferþuz, from Proto-Indo-European *pértus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fjørður m (genitive singular fjarðar, plural firðir)

  1. fjord, firth
  2. broad sound between two islands
  3. area at the coast of a fjord

Declension[edit]

m46 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fjørður fjørðurin firðir firðirnir
Accusative fjørð fjørðin firðir firðirnar
Dative firði firðinum fjørðum/
firðum
fjørðunum/
firðunum
Genitive fjarðar fjarðarins fjarða fjarðanna