jøkul

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

jøkul m (genitive singular jøkuls, plural jøklar)

  1. glacier

Declension[edit]

m21 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative jøkul jøkulin jøklar jøklarnir
Accusative jøkul jøkulin jøklar jøklarnar
Dative jøkli jøklinum jøklum jøklunum
Genitive jøkuls jøkulsins jøkla jøklanna

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse jǫkull.

Noun[edit]

jøkul m (definite singular jøkulen; indefinite plural jøklar; definite plural jøklane)

  1. arm of/part of a glacier
  2. icicle

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