akarn

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse akarn, from Proto-Germanic *akraną, probably from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ógeh₂ (berry).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

akarn n (genitive singular akarns, plural akørn)

  1. acorn (fruit of an oak)

Declension[edit]

Declension of akarn
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative akarn akarnið akørn akørnini
accusative akarn akarnið akørn akørnini
dative akarni akarninum akørnum akørnunum
genitive akarns akarnsins akarna akarnanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse akarn, from Proto-Germanic *akraną, probably from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ógeh₂ (berry).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

akarn n (genitive singular akarns, nominative plural akörn)

  1. acorn (fruit of an oak)

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *akraną n (acorn), perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ógeh₂ (berry).

Noun[edit]

akarn n

  1. acorn

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: akarn
  • Faroese: akarn
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: åkarn
  • Danish: agern

References[edit]

  • akarn in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press