eggjaskurn

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From eggja ‎(of eggs) the genitive plural form of egg ‎(an egg) + skurn ‎(an eggshell). Literally meaning "a shell of eggs".

Noun[edit]

eggjaskurn f ‎(genitive singular eggjaskurnar, nominative plural eggjaskurnir) eggjaskurn n ‎(genitive singular eggjaskurns, nominative plural eggjaskurn)

  1. an eggshell

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Also exists in the masculine form.