ormur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ormr, from Proto-Germanic *wurmiz, from Proto-Indo-European *wr̥mis.

Noun[edit]

ormur m (genitive singular orms, plural ormar)

  1. serpent, snake
  2. worm
  3. caterpillar
  4. (folklore, mythology) dragon

Declension[edit]

Declension of ormur
m6 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative ormur ormurin ormar ormarnir
accusative orm ormin ormar ormarnar
dative ormi orminum ormum ormunum
genitive orms ormsins orma ormanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ormr, from Proto-Germanic *wurmiz, from Proto-Indo-European *wr̥mis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ormur m (genitive singular orms, nominative plural ormar)

  1. worm (e.g. earthworm)
  2. (folklore, mythology) serpent, snake

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]