gáta

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See also: gata, gâta, and gåta

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gáta, cognate with Danish gåde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gáta f (genitive singular gátu, plural gátur)

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Declension[edit]

Declension of gáta
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative gáta gátan gátur gáturnar
accusative gátu gátuna gátur gáturnar
dative gátu gátuni gátum gátunum
genitive gátu gátunnar gáta gátanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gáta, cognate with Danish gåde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gáta f ‎(genitive singular gátu, nominative plural gátur)

  1. riddle

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

gáta f (genitive gátu, plural gátur)

  1. riddle

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian (Bokmål): gåte
  • Norwegian (Nynorsk): gåte