opna

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

opna f (genitive singular opnu, plural opnur)

  1. adult female seal
Antonyms[edit]
  • (adult female seal): brimil(adult male seal)
Declension[edit]
Declension of opna
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative opna opnan opnur opnurnar
accusative opnu opnuna opnur opnurnar
dative opnu opnuni opnum opnunum
genitive opnu opnunnar opna opnanna

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanǭ.

Noun[edit]

opna f (genitive singular opnu, plural opnur)

  1. a double page of an open book
Declension[edit]
Declension of opna
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative opna opnan opnur opnurnar
accusative opnu opnuna opnur opnurnar
dative opnu opnuni opnum opnunum
genitive opnu opnunnar opna opnanna

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanōną.

Verb[edit]

opna (third person singular past indicative opnaði, third person plural past indicative opnað, supine opnað)

  1. to open
Conjugation[edit]

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanǭ.

Noun[edit]

opna f (genitive singular opnu, nominative plural opnur)

  1. opening (hole, etc.)
  2. a large pond
  3. the two exposed pages of an open book, magazine, etc.
  4. (phonetics) the degree to which the mouth is open when a sound is produced
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse opna, from Proto-Germanic *upanōną.

Verb[edit]

opna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative opnaði, supine opnað)

  1. to open
Conjugation[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • opne (e infinitive)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse opna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

opna (present tense opnar, past tense opna, past participle opna, passive infinitive opnast, present participle opnande, imperative opna/opn)

  1. to open
    Opnar du opp døra?
    Can you open the door?

References[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *upanōną.

Verb[edit]

opna (singular past indicative opnaði, plural past indicative opnuðu, past participle opnaður)

  1. to open

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǒpna/
  • Hyphenation: op‧na

Noun[edit]

òpna f (Cyrillic spelling о̀пна)

  1. membrane, film, pellicle, cuticle

Declension[edit]