Word classes and abbreviations

Click on each word class for information on inflectional features.

Noun hk hvorugkyn neuter noun
  kk karlkyn masculine noun
  kvk kvenkyn feminine noun
Adjective lo lýsingarorð
Verb so sagnorð
Adverb ao atviksorð
Numeral to töluorð
Personal pronoun pfn persónufornafn
Reflexive pronoun afturbfn afturbeygt fornafn
Other pronouns fn önnur fornöfn
The free definite article gr greinir

 

Examples of Sigrún's format:  
köttur;416784;kk;alm;kattarins;EFETgr Gen.sg.def. of the masculine noun köttur ‘cat’
mús;12269;kvk;alm;mýsnar;NFFTgr Nom.pl.def. of the feminine noun mús 'mouse'
góður;412191;lo;alm;bestir;ESB-KK-NFFT Superl.masc.nom.pl. of the adjective góður 'good'
auðvelda;419421;so;alm;auðveldaði;GM-VH-ÞT-1P-ET Ind.subj.past tense, 1st pers. sg. of the verb auðvelda 'make easier'

 

Ordinals are a subcategory of adjectives and are tagged accordingly for word class, i.e., lo (adj.).

 

KB 1.10.2013