spá

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See also: spa, Spa, SpA, spA, spå, and śpa

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse spá (to foretell, prophesy), from Proto-Germanic *spahōną, *spēhōną (to observe), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)peḱ- (to look).

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Noun[edit]

spá f (genitive singular spár, nominative plural spár)

  1. a prophecy syn.
  2. (medicine) a prognosis (a forecast of the future course of a disease or disorder, based on medical knowledge) syn.
  3. a weather forecast syn.

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Verb[edit]

spá (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative spáði, supine spáð)

  1. (transitive, with dative object) to forecast, predict

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