heyrn

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse heyrn, from Proto-Germanic *hauzīniz, derived from *hauzijaną, whence heyra (to hear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

heyrn f (genitive singular heyrnar, nominative plural heyrnir)

  1. (uncountable) hearing (the ability to hear)
  2. (uncountable) hearing (the actual perception of sound)
  3. (countable) something heard

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hauzīniz, from *hauzijaną. Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌿𐍃𐌴𐌹𐌽𐍃 (hauseins) is a cognate.

Noun[edit]

heyrn f

  1. hearing

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

heyrn m pl

  1. plural of haearn