grjót

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse grjót, from Proto-Germanic *greutą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grjót n (genitive singular grjóts, no plural)

  1. coarse stones, rubble

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • grýta (to stone, to throw stones; to fling, to hurl)
  • grýttur (stony)

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *greutą, whence also Old English grēot, Old Saxon griot.

Noun[edit]

grjót n

  1. coarse stones, rubble

Descendants[edit]

  • Faroese: grót n
  • Icelandic: grjót n
  • Norwegian (nynorsk): grjot n (archaic, poetic)