matur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse matr (food) from the Proto-Germanic *matiz. Whence also Old English mēte (Middle English mēte from which English meat came); Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐍄𐍃 (mats); Old High German maz, Swedish mat, Danish mad and Icelandic matur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

matur m (genitive singular matar, uncountable)

  1. meal, food

Declension[edit]

m12s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative matur maturin
Accusative mat matin
Dative mati matinum
Genitive matar matarins

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse matr (food) from the Proto-Germanic *matiz. Whence also Old English mēte (Middle English mēte from which English meat came); Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐍄𐍃 (mats); Old High German maz, Swedish mat, Danish mad and Faroese matur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

matur m (genitive singular matar, nominative plural matar)[1]

  1. food
    Þetta var staðgóður matur.
    This was a hearty meal.
    Hvað er í matinn?
    What's for dinner?

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://archive.is/20130702125645/bin.arnastofnun.is/leit.php?q=matur

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mātūrus, Italian maturo.

Adjective[edit]

matur

  1. mature
  2. ripe

Synonyms[edit]