stjarna

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse stjarna, from Proto-Germanic *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

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stjarna f (genitive singular stjörnu, nominative plural stjörnur)

  1. (astronomy) a star

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sternǭ (star), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr (star). Cognate with Old English steorra, Old Frisian stēra, Old Saxon sterro, Old Dutch sterno, sterro, Old High German sterno, sterro, Gothic 𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌽𐍉 (stairnō).

Noun[edit]

stjarna f (genitive stjarnu, plural stjǫrnur)

  1. star

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