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telja v (acc) ( taldi, tali; adj talinn and taldur )

1. (nefna tlur) count
~ saman
count up
~ upp a tu
count up to ten
2. (halda) think, believe
hann er talinn rkur
he is thought to be rich
3. refl
mr telst svo til
I estimate, according to my figures
hn telst vera . . .
she is counted as . . .
4. prp
etta er ekki ~ndi
this is insignificant
5. phrases
~ e-n e-
persuade sby to do sth
~ e-n af
assume sby to be dead
~ e-n af e-u
talk sby out of doing sth, dissuade sby from sth
~ e- eftir
part with sth reluctantly, begrudge sth
~ e- ekki eftir e-m
not pity sby for having to do sth
g taldi a ekki eftir mr
I didn't complain over having to do it
~ e-n me
count sby in
~ fram
prepare a tax statement
eiga til e-rs a ~
trace one's ancestry to sby
~ e-n til e-s
regard sby as sth
~ e-m tr um e-
persuade sby of sth
~ um fyrir e-m
make sby change his mind

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