herbergi

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse herbergi, probably from Middle Low German herberge.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛɹ.pɛɹt͡ʃɪ/

Noun[edit]

herbergi n (genitive singular herbergis, plural herbergi or herbergir)

  1. inn
  2. hostel
  3. shelter
  4. lodging

Declension[edit]

n24 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative herbergi herbergið herbergi(r) herbergini
Accusative herbergi herbergið herbergi(r) herbergini
Dative herbergi herberg(i)num herbergum herbergunum
Genitive herbergis herbergisins herberga herberganna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse herbergi, probably from Middle Low German herberge.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

herbergi n (genitive singular herbergis, nominative plural herbergi)

  1. room, apartment

Declension[edit]

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle Low German herberge, from Old Saxon heriberga, from Proto-West Germanic *harjabergu.

Noun[edit]

herbergi n (genitive herbergis, plural herbergi)

  1. a harbour
  2. an inn
  3. a closet, a room

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • herbergi in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press