augnablik

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From auga (eye) +‎ blik (twinkle). Compare Danish øjeblik, Swedish ögonblick, Dutch ogenblik, German Augenblick, Yiddish אויגנבליק (oygnblik), and English eyeblink.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈøyknaˌplɪːk/

Noun[edit]

augnablik n (genitive singular augnabliks, nominative plural augnablik)

  1. blink of an eye, moment, second, jiffy
    Nennirðu bíða í augnablik? Ég er í símanum.
    Could you wait just a moment? I’m on the phone.

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