fyri

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Faroese[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fyri

  1. (with accusative) for, before, at the front of
  2. (with dative) for, in front of

Adverb[edit]

fyri

  1. in front, before

Westrobothnian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse fyrir, from Proto-Germanic *furi (before, for). Cognate with Old English for, Old Saxon furi, Old High German furi, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌿𐍂 (faur). Related to fȯr.

Alternative forms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fyri

  1. (with accusative) for, before, at the front of
  2. (with dative) for, in front of

Adverb[edit]

fyri

  1. in front, before

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

fyri

  1. supine of fera.