máni

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See also: mani, Mani, maní, mâni, mãni, manī, mâ-nî, and mānī

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse máni, from Proto-Germanic *mēnô, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). See also mánaður

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Noun[edit]

máni m (genitive singular mána, plural mánar)

  1. a moon
  2. the moon of the earth
  3. (coll.) month

Declension[edit]

Declension of máni
m1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative máni mánin mánar mánarnir
accusative mána mánan mánar mánarnar
dative mána mánanum mánum mánunum
genitive mána mánans mána mánanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse máni, from Proto-Germanic *mēnô, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). See also mánuður.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

máni m (genitive singular mána, nominative plural mánar)

  1. (chiefly poetic or literary) moon
  2. the moon of the earth, Moon, Luna

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Norse *ᛗᚨᚾᛟ (*mano), from Proto-Germanic *mēnô (the moon), from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month). Cognate with Old English mōna, Old Frisian mōna, Old Saxon māno, Old High German māno, Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐌽𐌰 (mēna).

Noun[edit]

máni m (genitive mána, plural mánar)

  1. (poetic) the moon

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