víf

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See also: vif and vîf

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse víf, from Proto-Germanic *wībą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

víf n (genitive singular vífs, nominative plural víf)

  1. (chiefly poetic) a wife
  2. (chiefly poetic) a woman

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wībą. Akin to English wife.

Noun[edit]

víf n (genitive vífs)

  1. woman
  2. wife

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: víf
  • Faroese: vív
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: viv
  • Norwegian Bokmål: viv m or n
  • Swedish: viv
  • Danish: viv