flasa

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See also: flaša and fľaša

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse flasa, from a Proto-Germanic derivative of Proto-Indo-European *plē- (to cut off, split off), probably related to *pleh₂- (flat) and thus English flake, along with Faroese fles (skerry).[1]

Noun[edit]

flasa f (genitive singular flösu, no plural)

  1. dandruff
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See flas (haste)

Verb[edit]

flasa

  1. (transitive, with preposition ) to rush into, to go into something hastily
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 2424

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse flasa, from a Proto-Germanic derivative of Proto-Indo-European *plē- (to cut off, split off), probably related to *pleh₂- (flat) and thus English flake, along with Faroese fles (skerry).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

flasa

  1. To peel.
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

flasa

  1. A careless woman, ditz.