svín

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Faroese[edit]

svín

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

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Noun[edit]

svín n (genitive singular svíns, plural svín)

  1. pig, swine (Suidae)

Declension[edit]

Declension of svín
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative svín svínið svín svínini
accusative svín svínið svín svínini
dative svíni svíninum svínum svínunum
genitive svíns svínsins svína svínanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse svín, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

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Noun[edit]

svín n (genitive singular svíns, nominative plural svín)

  1. pig, swine (animal of the family Suidae)
  2. swine (contemptible person); one who is chauvinist, exploitative, very ill-mannered or uncleanly

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *sū-.

Noun[edit]

svín n

  1. pig, swine

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