gler

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gler, from Proto-Germanic *glasą, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- (to shine, glimmer, glow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gler n (genitive singular glers, nominative plural gler)

  1. glass (substance made by melting sand)
  2. (geology, physics) glass (amorphous solid material)
  3. a glass bottle
  4. pane of glass
  5. lens
  6. a flat, slippery surface covering made of ice (e.g. a frozen pond surface or frozen surface water on a road)
  7. (in the plural) pieces, shards of glass

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (flat frozen surface): svell

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