heilsa

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Faroese[edit]

Noun[edit]

heilsa f (genitive singular heilsu, plural heilsur)

  1. health
  2. greeting

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Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative heilsa heilsan heilsur heilsurnar
Accusative heilsu heilsuna heilsur heilsurnar
Dative heilsu heilsuni heilsum heilsunum
Genitive heilsu heilsunnar heilsa heilsanna

Verb[edit]

at heilsa ‎(third person singular past indicative heilsaði, supine heilsað)

  1. to greet

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

heilsa f ‎(genitive singular heilsu, no plural)

  1. health
    Hvernig er heilsan?
    How is the health?

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Verb[edit]

heilsa ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative heilsaði, supine heilsað)

  1. to greet
    Heilsaðu ömmu þinni.
    Greet your grandmother.

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hailaz ‎(whole, hale), from Proto-Indo-European *kóh₂ilus. Cognate with Old High German heilida.

Noun[edit]

heilsa f

  1. health

Descendants[edit]