líkami

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Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse líkami, from Proto-Germanic *līkahamô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

líkami m (genitive singular líkama, nominative plural líkamar)

  1. body

Usage notes[edit]

This form of the word is usually not used as a modifier in compounds, where the alternative (but otherwise archaic) form líkamur is preferred. Example: líkamsrækt, líkamsbygging.

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Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *līkahamô, a compound of *līką (body) + *hamô (skin, slough).

Noun[edit]

líkami m

  1. body

Declension[edit]

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