þarmur

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þarmr, whence Danish tarm. Cognate with German Darm, obsolete English tharms (twisted guts)[1]. Compare Greek τόρμος (tórmos, hole).

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Noun[edit]

þarmur m (genitive singular þarms, nominative plural þarmar)

  1. (anatomy) intestine, gut

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  1. ^ tharms in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913