What does faroese mean?

Definitions for faroese
ˌfɛər oʊˈiz, -ˈisfaroese

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Faroese, Faeroesenoun

    a Scandinavian language (closely related to Icelandic) that is spoken on the Faroe Islands


  1. Faroesenoun

    A person from the Faroe Islands, Faroe Islander

  2. Faroeseadjective

    of or pertaining to the Faroe Islands, Faroese people or the Faroese language

  3. Faroesenoun

    The language of the Faroe Islands, closely related to Icelandic, and more distantly to Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish


  1. faroese

    Faroese refers to anything related to the Faroe Islands, including its people, culture, and language. As a language, Faroese is a North Germanic language derived from Old Norse, primarily spoken by the inhabitants of the Faroe Islands, an archipelago located between Norway and Iceland. As a term indicating people, it describes the inhabitants or natives of the Faroe Islands.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Faroese

    an inhabitant, or, collectively, inhabitants, of the Faroe islands


  1. Faroese

    Faroese is an Insular Nordic language spoken as a native language by about 70,000–75,000 people, 45,000 of which reside on the Faroe Islands and 25,000–30,000 in other areas, mainly Denmark. It is one of four languages descended from the Old West Norse language spoken in the Middle Ages, the others being Icelandic, Norwegian and the extinct Norn, which is thought to have been mutually intelligible with Faroese. Faroese and Icelandic, its closest extant relative, are not mutually intelligible in speech, but the written languages resemble each other quite closely, largely owing to Faroese's etymological orthography.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of faroese in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of faroese in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    A embark
    B moan
    C interrupt
    D observe

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