eykr

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Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *jaukiją, from Proto-Indo-European *yewg-.

Noun[edit]

eykr m (genitive eykjar, plural eykir)

  1. draft animal

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • ok n (yoke)
  • eyki n (vehicle, cart)

Descendants[edit]

  • Westrobothnian: auk m
  • Norwegian:
    • Norwegian Nynorsk: øyk m
    • Norwegian Bokmål: øyk m øk n
  • Helsingian: ök m

References[edit]

  • eykr in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.