kálfur

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kalfr ‎(calf), from Proto-Germanic *kalbaz, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷolbʰo- ‎(womb, animal young). Compare Faroese kálvur, Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish kalv, Dutch kalf, German Kalb, English calf.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kálfur m ‎(genitive singular kálfs, nominative plural kálfar)

  1. calf

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