sótt

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See also: sott, sött, sott', and sott-

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sótt, from Proto-Germanic *suhtiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sótt f (genitive singular sóttar, plural sóttir)

  1. illness, sickness

Declension[edit]

Declension of sótt
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative sótt sóttin sóttir sóttirnar
accusative sótt sóttina sóttir sóttirnar
dative sótt sóttini sóttum sóttunum
genitive sóttar sóttarinnar sótta sóttanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sótt, from Proto-Germanic *suhtiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sótt f (genitive singular sóttar, nominative plural sóttir)

  1. illness, sickness

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *suhtiz, from *seukaną (to be sick) +‎ *-þiz.

Noun[edit]

sótt f (genitive sóttar, plural sóttir)

  1. sickness, illness, disease

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References[edit]

  • sótt in An Icelandic-English Dictionary, R. Cleasby and G. Vigfússon, Clarendon Press, 1874, at Internet Archive.
  • sótt in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.