flesk

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse flesk, from Proto-Germanic *flaiski, from Proto-Indo-European *pleh₁ḱ- (to tear, peel off).

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Noun[edit]

flesk n (genitive singular flesks, uncountable)

  1. pork
  2. unsmoked bacon

Declension[edit]

Declension of flesk (singular only)
n3s singular
indefinite definite
nominative flesk fleskið
accusative flesk fleskið
dative fleski fleskinum
genitive flesks flesksins

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse flesk, from Proto-Germanic *flaiski, from Proto-Indo-European *pleh₁ḱ- (to tear, peel off).

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Noun[edit]

flesk n (genitive singular flesks, no plural)

  1. bacon

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse flesk.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

flesk n (definite singular flesket, uncountable)

  1. pork, particularly the fatty parts

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