fluga

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fluga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluga f (genitive singular flugu, plural flugur)

  1. fly (insect)
  2. (fishing) fly

Declension[edit]

Declension of fluga
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative fluga flugan flugur flugurnar
accusative flugu fluguna flugur flugurnar
dative flugu fluguni flugum flugunum
genitive flugu flugunnar fluga fluganna

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse fluga.

Noun[edit]

fluga f ‎(genitive singular flugu, nominative plural flugur)

  1. fly (insect)
  2. (fishing) fly
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluga n

  1. indefinite genitive plural of flug

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluga m

  1. indefinite genitive plural of flugur

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluga f

  1. definite singular of fluge

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *flugǭ.

Noun[edit]

fluga f

  1. fly (insect)

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian (Bokmål): flue m
  • Norwegian (Nynorsk): fluge f
  • Swedish: fluga c

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish flugha, from Old Norse fluga ‎(fly), from Proto-Germanic *flugǭ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluga c

  1. fly (insect)
  2. (fishing) fly
  3. bowtie
  4. a temporarily very popular pastime; a craze, a fad

Declension[edit]

Inflection of fluga 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative fluga flugan flugor flugorna
Genitive flugas flugans flugors flugornas

See also[edit]