ostr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *justaz. Akin to Latin ius, Proto-Slavic *juxa. Compare Finnish juusto.

Noun[edit]

ostr m

  1. cheese

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian: ost m
  • Swedish: ost c

References[edit]

  • ostr in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press