lógv

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Faroese[edit]

láarungi og láaregg - fledgling and egg of the golden plover

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse , cognate with Norwegian Nynorsk lo.

Noun[edit]

lógv f (genitive singular láar, plural láir)

  1. golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria)
    tá ið lógv sær hógv, loypur hon á sjógv
    when the plover sees a fresh mowed homefield, runs it into the sea
Declension[edit]
Declension of lógv
f21 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative lógv lógvin láir láirnar
accusative lógv lónna láir láirnar
dative lógv lónni láum láunum
genitive láar láarinnar láa láanna
Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse , cognate with Icelandic .

Noun[edit]

lógv f (genitive singular láar, plural láir)

  1. stretch of sandy beach, washed by the sea
  2. the surf directly at the lógv (1)
Declension[edit]
Declension of lógv
f21 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative lógv lógvin láir láirnar
accusative lógv lónna láir láirnar
dative lógv lónni láum láunum
genitive láar láarinnar láa láanna