orðaleikur

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From orða (of or pertaining to words) the genitive plural of orð (word) and leikur (game).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɔrðaˌleiːkʏr]

Noun[edit]

orðaleikur m (genitive singular orðaleiks, nominative plural orðaleikir)

  1. a word game, a word play, a play on words

Declension[edit]