askur

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse askr, from Proto-Germanic *askaz, *askiz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ōs- (ash).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

askur m (genitive singular asks, plural askar)

  1. ash tree

Declension[edit]

m6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative askur askurin askar askarnir
Accusative ask askin askar askarnar
Dative aski askinum askum askunum
Genitive asks asksins aska askanna

Icelandic[edit]

Wooden bowl-like vessel for eating.

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse askr, from Proto-Germanic *askaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

askur m (genitive singular asks, nominative plural askar)

  1. ash (tree)
  2. (historical) a wooden bowl-like vessel (often with a lid), once common in Iceland

Declension[edit]