kollhnís

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Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse kollhnís (a somersault), from kollr (a top, a summit) and hnísa (a dolphin), see also the Old Norse stingast kollhnís (to make a somersault).

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kollhnís m (genitive singular kollhníss, nominative plural kollhnísar)

  1. somersault syn.

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