ringur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hringr, from Proto-Germanic *hringaz, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)krengʰ-.

Noun[edit]

ringur m (genitive singular rings, plural ringar)

  1. ring
  2. circle

Synonyms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Declension of ringur
m6 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative ringur ringurin ringar ringarnir
accusative ring ringin ringar ringarnar
dative ringi ringinum ringum ringunum
genitive rings ringsins ringa ringanna

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ringur (comparative verri, superlative verstur)
ringur (comparative ringari, superlative ringastur)

  1. bad
  2. difficult

Declension[edit]

ringur a1
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) ringur ring ringt
Accusative (hvønnfall) ringan ringa
Dative (hvørjumfall) ringum ringari ringum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (rings) (ringar) (rings)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) ringir ringar ring
Accusative (hvønnfall) ringar
Dative (hvørjumfall) ringum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (ringa)