þak

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þak, from Proto-Germanic *þaką, cognate with English thatch. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *teg-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

þak n ‎(genitive singular þaks, nominative plural þök)

  1. a roof

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • þekja ‎(to cover; to roof, thatch)

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þaką, from Proto-Indo-European *teg-. Compare Old English þæc, Old Saxon thak, Old High German dah.

Noun[edit]

þak n (genitive þaks, plural þǫk)

  1. thatch, roof

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • þekja ‎(to cover, thatch)

Descendants[edit]