brekka

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brekka, from Proto-Germanic *brinkaz.

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brekka f (genitive singular brekku, plural brekkur)

  1. slope, hillside, acclivity

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Declension of brekka
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative brekka brekkan brekkur brekkurnar
accusative brekku brekkuna brekkur brekkurnar
dative brekku brekkuni brekkum brekkunum
genitive brekku brekkunnar brekka brekkanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse brekka, from Proto-Germanic *brinkaz.

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Noun[edit]

brekka f (genitive singular brekku, nominative plural brekkur)

  1. a slope, a hillside

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brinkaz.

Noun[edit]

brekka f (genitive brekku, plural brekkur)

  1. slope

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References[edit]

  • brekka in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Entry "brekka" on page 69 in: Geir T. Zoëga "A Concise Dictionary of Old Islandic", Oxford at the Claredon Press (1910).