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Sverrir Hˇlmarsson; Sanders, Christopher; Tucker, John / ═slensk-ensk or­abˇk (1989)

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Skammstafanir og tßkn

Abbreviations and symbols

' ' inverted commas indicate colloquial expressions and free renderings einfaldar gŠsalappir merkja talmßlsor­asamb÷nd og lauslega ■ř­ingu
/ indicates alternatives merkir val
< = derived from leitt af
-> = see sjß
1st first fyrsta (persˇna)
2nd second ÷nnur (persˇna)
3rd third ■ri­ja (persˇna)
acc accusative ■olfall
adj adjective lřsingaror­
adj comp comparative adjective lřsingaror­ Ý mi­stigi
adj (dat) adjective that governs the dative case lřsingaror­ sem tekur me­ sÚr ■ßgufall
adj indecl indeclinable adjective ˇbeygjanlegt lřsingaror­
adj n neuter adjective lřsingaror­ Ý hvorugkyni
adj pl plural adjective lřsingaror­ Ý fleirt÷lu
adj superl superlative adjective lřsingaror­ Ý efstastigi
adv adverb atviksor­
adv comp comparative adverb atviksor­ Ý mi­stigi
adv superl superlative adverb atviksor­ Ý efstastigi
  [p. 52]   comp comparative mi­stig
conj conjunction samtenging
dat dative ■ßgufall
dat+acc indicates a verb with dative + accusative objects er merki vi­ s÷gn sem tekur me­ sÚr andlag Ý ■ßgufalli og ■olfalli
e-a somebody (feminine) einhverja
e-­ something eitthva­
e-n somebody (masculine) einhvern
e-m somebody einhverjum
e-s somebody's einhvers
e-u something einhverju
esp especially einkum
f feminine/feminine noun kvenkyn/nafnor­ Ý kvenkyni
f indecl indeclinable feminine noun ˇbeygjanlegt nafnor­ Ý kvenkyni
f pl feminine plural noun fleirt÷lunafnor­ Ý kvenkyni
gen genitive eignarfall
impers impersonal usage ˇpersˇnuleg notkun
indic indicative frams÷guhßttur
interj interjection upphrˇpun
m masculine/masculine noun karlkyn/nafnor­ Ý karlkyni
mßlfr grammar mßlfrŠ­i
m pl masculine plural noun fleirt÷lunafnor­ Ý karlkyni
n neuter/neuter noun hvorugkyn/nafnor­ Ý hvorugkyni
n indecl indeclinable neuter noun ˇbeygjanlegt nafnor­
  [p. 53]   n pl neuter plural noun fleirt÷lunafnor­ Ý hvorugkyni
num numeral t÷luor­
ofl and others og fleira
pers person persˇna
pl plural fleirtala
poet poetical/archaic skßldskaparmßl
pp past participle lřsingarhßttur ■ßtÝ­ar
prep preposition forsetning
prep (acc) preposition that governs the accusative case forsetning sem střrir ■olfalli
prep (dat) preposition that governs the dative case forsetning sem střrir ■ßgufalli
prep (gen) preposition that governs the genitive case forsetning sem střrir eignarfalli
pron pronoun fornafn
pron demon demonstrative pronoun ßbendingarfornafn
pron indef indefinite pronoun ˇßkve­i­ fornafn
pron pl pronoun plural fornafn Ý fleirt÷lu
pron poss possessive pronoun eignarfornafn
pron refl reflexive pronoun afturbeygt fornafn
prp present participle lřsingarhßttur n˙tÝ­ar
refl reflexive, middle voice mi­mynd
rel relative tilvÝsunaror­
sby somebody einhver
sby's somebody's einhvers/einhverrar
sg singular eintala
skammst abbreviation skammst÷fun
  [p. 54]   sth something eitthva­
stŠr­fr mathematics stŠr­frŠ­i
UK British spelling or usage bresk stafsetning e­a mßlnotkun
US N. American spelling or usage nor­uramerÝsk stafsetning e­a mßlnotkun
v aux auxiliary verb hjßlpars÷gn
v impers impersonal verb ˇpersˇnuleg s÷gn
v refl reflexive verb mi­myndars÷gn

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