horvatn

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hor ‎(famine, starvation) + vatn ‎(water).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

horvatn n ‎(genitive singular horvatns, no plural)

  1. (rare) sweat or perspiration, especially from a skinny man
    Það draup af honum horvatnið.
    Sweat dripped from him.

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