napur

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse napr ‎(cold, chilly; of a piercing cold wind) whence the Old Norse nepja ‎(chilliness, bitter cold) and Icelandic nepja ‎(bitter cold, chill). Confer the Old Norse apr ‎(cold, sharp) and nöp ‎(chilliness).

Adjective[edit]

napur ‎(comparative naprari or napurri, superlative naprastur)

  1. biting cold syn.
  2. sarcastic, bitter syn.

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