# nefnari

## Icelandic[edit]

### Etymology[edit]

From *nefna* (“to name, to call, to appoint”) + *-ari* (“-er, suffix used to create agent nouns from verbs”).

### Noun[edit]

**nefnari** m (*genitive singular* **nefnara**, *nominative plural* **nefnarar**)

- (arithmetic) a denominator

#### Derived terms[edit]

- hlutnefnari (partial denominator)
- minnsti samnefnari (least common denominator, lowest common denominator)
- samnefnari (common denominator)