djúpr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *deupaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéwbus. Cognate with Old English dēop (English deep), Old Frisian diāp (West Frisian djip), Old Saxon diop (Low German deep), Dutch diep, Old High German tiuf (German tief), Gothic 𐌳𐌹𐌿𐍀𐍃 (diups).

Adjective[edit]

djúpr (comparative djúpari, superlative djúpastur) or
djúpr (comparative dýpri, superlative dýpstr)

  1. deep

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian (Bokmål): dyp
  • Norwegian (Nynorsk): djup
  • Swedish: djup