skúli

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skóli, from Proto-Germanic *skōla (school), from Late Latin schola, scola (learned discussion or dissertation, lecture, school), from Ancient Greek σχολεῖον (scholeion), from σχολή (scholē, spare time, leisure", later, "conversations and the knowledge gained through them during free time; the places where these conversations took place), from Proto-Indo-European *seǵhe-, *sǵhē- (to hold, have, possess).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skúli m (genitive singular skúla, plural skúlar)

  1. school

Declension[edit]

m1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skúli skúlin skúlar skúlarnir
Accusative skúla skúlan skúlar skúlarnar
Dative skúla skúlanum skúlum skúlunum
Genitive skúla skúlans skúla skúlanna

Derived terms[edit]