hjúkrunarkona

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Etymology[edit]

From hjúkrun (nursing) and kona (woman).

Noun[edit]

hjúkrunarkona f (genitive singular hjúkrunarkonu, nominative plural hjúkrunarkonur)

  1. a female nurse, a woman trained to provide care for the sick syn.
    Nýbökuð hjúkrunarkona.
    A newly qualified nurse.

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