reyður

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rauðr, from Proto-Germanic *raudaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rowdʰós < *h₁rewdʰ-.

Adjective[edit]

reyður (comparative reyðari, superlative reyðastur)

  1. red

Declension[edit]

reyður a15
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) reyður reyð reytt
Accusative (hvønnfall) reyðan reyða
Dative (hvørjumfall) reyðum reyðari reyðum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (reyðs) (reyðar) (reyðs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) reyðir reyðar reyð
Accusative (hvønnfall) reyðar
Dative (hvørjumfall) reyðum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (reyða)

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse reyðr.

Noun[edit]

reyður f (genitive singular reyðar, nominative plural reyðar)

  1. rorqual (whale of the family Balaenopteridae)
  2. arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus)

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