From the verb týna (“to lose”) + -st (“a suffix which turns verbs into middle voice verbs”). See also the appendix about the Icelandic middle voice verbs.
- to get lost
- Passaðu þig að týnast ekki.
- (lit. watch (out) you (yourself) to get lost not) Watch out not to get lost.
- Ég vil ekki að þú týnist.
- (lit. I want not that you get lost) I don't want you to get lost.