lögreglumaður

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lögregla (police) +‎ maður (man).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlœɣ.rɛklʏˌmaːðʏr/

Noun[edit]

lögreglumaður m (genitive singular lögreglumanns, nominative plural lögreglumenn)

  1. policeman, police officer

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Usage notes[edit]

This term is gender-neutral, but occasionally the term lögreglukona (policewoman) is used for a female police officer.