kasheitur

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a nautical lexicon, from kös (heap [of fish]) +‎ heitur (hot).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaːsˌheiːtʏr/

Adjective[edit]

kasheitur

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • 1950 Sjómannablaðið Víkingur ("the Fisherman Newspaper Viking")[2]
      Alltaf lagði sama væmna rotnunarþefinn upp úr kasheitum skipunum.
      Always the same cloying smell of decay emanated from the [heap-hot] ships.

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]