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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse , a descendant from Proto-Germanic *sa, from Proto-Indo-European *só. Related to Old Norse sjá.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

 f ‎(masculine , neuter tað)

  1. (obsolete, demonstrative) that, that one, she (referring to something or someone which is about to be specified further or has just been mentioned)

Declension[edit]

Demonstrative pronoun - ávísingarfornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) tann ()† tann ()† tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) tann ta ()
Dative (hvørjumfall) (tann) / teirri
Genitive (hvørsfall) tess teirrar tess
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) teir ()†
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum
Genitive (hvørsfall) teirra

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. indefinite accusative singular of sýr
  2. indefinite dative singular of sýr

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish súg (compare Scottish Gaelic sùgh), from Proto-Celtic *sūgos, from Proto-Indo-European *sug-, *suk- (compare Latin sūcus).

Noun[edit]

 m ‎(genitive singular , nominative plural súnna)

  1. juice, sap, sauce, moisture
    oráiste‎ ― orange juice
  2. sap; vigor, energy, momentum, pep
  3. soup


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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

 f ‎(genitive singular , nominative plural sútha)

  1. (red)berry
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

 m ‎(genitive singular , nominative plural súite)

  1. verbal noun of súigh
  2. absorption, suction
  3. (chemistry) occlusion
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
shú
after an, tsú
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • súg” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

(Zhuyin ㄙㄨˊ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of