Ísland

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See also: island, Island, Īsland, and Island'

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Ísland, from ísur (ice) +‎ land (land, country).

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Proper noun[edit]

Ísland n

  1. Iceland (a country in Europe)

Declension[edit]

n8 -land Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Ísland
Accusative
Dative Íslandi
Genitive Íslands

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Ísland, from íss (ice) ( > Icelandic ís) + land (land, country) ( > Icelandic land).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈistlant/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Ísland n

  1. Iceland (a country in northern Europe)

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From íss (ice) + land (land, country).

Proper noun[edit]

Ísland n (genitive Íslands)

  1. Iceland

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: Island n
  • Faroese: Ísland n
  • Finnish: Islanti
  • French: Islande f
  • German: Island n
  • Icelandic: Ísland n