skemill

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skemill (bench), see fótskemill.

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Noun[edit]

skemill m (genitive singular skemils, nominative plural skemlar)

  1. footstool

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognates with Old High German scamil (whence the German Schemel (stool)) and Old English scamul (whence the English shambles) which are borrowings from the Vulgar Latin scamellum a diminutive of Latin scamnum (bench).

Noun[edit]

skemill m

  1. footstool

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