sjón

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sjón, from Proto-Germanic *siuniz, whence also sýn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sjón f (genitive singular sjónar, plural sjónir)

  1. vision, sight
  2. view

Declension[edit]

f2 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sjón sjónin sjónir sjónirnar
Accusative sjón sjónina sjónir sjónirnar
Dative sjón sjónini sjónum sjónunum
Genitive sjónar sjónarinnar sjóna sjónanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sjón, from Proto-Germanic *siuniz, whence also sýn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sjón f (genitive singular sjónar, nominative plural sjónir)

  1. a vision, sight, eyesight
  2. a glimpse, sight, seeing
  3. a spectacle, scene, sight

Declension[edit]

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