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Faeroese

or Far·o·ese

[fair-oh-eez, -ees]
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noun, plural Faer·o·ese.
  1. a native or inhabitant of the Faeroe Islands.
  2. the Scandinavian language spoken there.
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adjective
  1. of or relating to the Faeroe Islands, its people, or their language.
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Origin of Faeroese

First recorded in 1850–55
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British Dictionary definitions for faeroese

Faeroese

Faroese

adjective
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of the Faeroes, their inhabitants, or their language
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noun
  1. the chief language of the Faeroes, closely related to Icelandic, although they are not mutually intelligible
  2. plural -ese a native or inhabitant of the Faeroes
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