Faeroese

noun
Faero·​ese | \ ˌfer-ə-ˈwēz How to pronounce Faeroese (audio) , -ˈwēs How to pronounce Faeroese (audio) \
variants: or Faroese
plural Faeroese or Faroese

Definition of Faeroese

1 : a member of the people inhabiting the Faeroe Islands
2 : the North Germanic language of the Faeroese people

Other Words from Faeroese

Faeroese or Faroese adjective

First Known Use of Faeroese

1854, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Faeroese.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Faeroese. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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