jökull

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse jǫkull, from Proto-Germanic *jekulaz, *jikilaz. Diminutive of jaki (a piece of ice, broken ice).[1][2]

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jökull m (genitive singular jökuls, nominative plural jöklar)

  1. glacier
    • 1886, Benedikt Gröndal, Sagan af Heljarslóðarorrustu
      Þar er klofsnjór á sumrum, en jökull á vetrum.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ JÖKULL from Cleasby/Vigfusson
  2. 2.0 2.1 jøkel substantiv, fælleskøn
  3. ^ jökel in Svenska Akademiens ordbok online.