ís

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Faroese[edit]

Noun[edit]

ís

  1. accusative/genitive singular of ísur

Icelandic[edit]

Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia is

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse íss.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia is
Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia is

ís m (genitive singular íss, nominative plural ísar)

  1. ice syn.
    Um það bil 81% af yfirborði Grænlands er þakið ís.
    About 81% of Greenland's surface is covered by ice.
  2. ice cream syn.
    Langar þig í ís?
    Do you want some ice cream?

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *ɸīssu, from Proto-Indo-European *pedsú, locative plural of *pṓds (foot).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ís

  1. down (denoting low position)
    Synonym: uas

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 131

Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

ís

  1. accusative singular of íss