djúpr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *deupaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéwbus. Cognate with Old English dēop (English deep), Old Frisian diāp (West Frisian djip), Old Saxon diop (Low German deep), Dutch diep, Old High German tiuf (German tief), Gothic 𐌳𐌹𐌿𐍀𐍃(diups).

Adjective[edit]

djúpr (comparative djúpari, superlative djúpastur) or
djúpr (comparative dýpri, superlative dýpstr)

  1. deep

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian (Bokmål): dyp
  • Norwegian (Nynorsk): djup
  • Swedish: djup