öxl

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From Old Norse ǫxl, Proto-Germanic *ahslō.

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öxl f ‎(genitive singular axlar, nominative plural axlir)

  1. shoulder
  2. (of a mountain) ridge
    Við hvíldum okkur eftir að hafa gengið upp öxlina.
    We rested after climbing the ridge.

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