hertogi

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Faroese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably from Middle Low German. Cognate to German Herzog, Dutch hertog.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛɹ̥.tʰɔjɪ/

Noun[edit]

hertogi m (genitive singular hertoga, plural hertogar)

  1. duke

Declension[edit]

Declension of hertogi
m1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative hertogi hertogin hertogar hertogarnir
accusative hertoga hertogan hertogar hertogarnar
dative hertoga hertoganum hertogum hertogunum
genitive hertoga hertogans hertoga hertoganna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Middle Low German. Cognate to German Herzog, Dutch hertog.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hertogi m (genitive singular hertoga, nominative plural hertogar)

  1. duke

Declension[edit]

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *harjatugô, possibly through Middle Low German hertoch.

Noun[edit]

hertogi m

  1. commander of troops
  2. duke

Declension[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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