elda grátt silfur

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search



From elda (to cook) and grátt the neuter accusative of grár (grey) and the accusative of silfur (silver), literally meaning to "cook grey silver".


elda grátt silfur (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative eldaði grátt silfur, supine eldað grátt silfur)

  1. (idiomatic) to be at loggerheads, to be at sixes and sevens