geldingur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse geldingr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʃɛltɪŋkʊɹ/
  • Rhymes: -ɪŋkʊɹ
  • Hyphenation: geld‧ing‧ur

Noun[edit]

geldingur m (genitive singular geldings, plural geldingar)

  1. a castrated male animal, especially a wether (castrated ram) or gelding (castrated horse)
  2. eunuch

Declension[edit]

m6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative geldingur geldingurin geldingar geldingarnir
Accusative gelding geldingin geldingar geldingarnar
Dative geldingi geldinginum geldingum geldingunum
Genitive geldings geldingsins geldinga geldinganna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse geldingr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

geldingur m (genitive singular geldings, nominative plural geldingar)

  1. a castrated male animal, especially a wether (castrated ram) or gelding (castrated horse)
  2. a eunuch