þúsundþjalasmiður

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From þúsund (a thousand) + þjala (of a rasp, of a file) the genitive of þjöl (rasp, file) + smiður (craftsman). Literally meaning "a craftsman of a thousand rasps".

Noun[edit]

þúsundþjalasmiður m (genitive singular þúsundþjalasmiðs, nominative plural þúsundþjalasmiðir)

  1. a jack of all trades