brestur

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Etymology[edit]

From bresta.

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Noun[edit]

brestur m (genitive singular brests, nominative plural brestir)

  1. crack, crackle, noise
    • heyra brak og bresti í ísnum
    • Mér er sem ég heyri bresti og brak
  2. flaw, crack, split, fissure, rupture
  3. flaw, failure
  4. gap, lack, shortcoming, deficit, deficiency

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