píka

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Noun[edit]

píka f

  1. pike (weapon)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse píka. Compare the Danish pige ‎(girl) and Swedish piga ‎(maid). Its origin in Icelandic is not certain as it occurs in Norway for the first time around 14th century and in Icelandic in the 15th century.

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Noun[edit]

píka f ‎(genitive singular píku, nominative plural píkur)

  1. (anatomy) a vulva, a pussy, a cunt
  2. (vulgar, slang) a bitch
  3. a young girl, a working girl, a virgin, a lass, a spinster
  4. (dated) half a muscle from a fish's tail

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Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

píka f

  1. a girl, a lass, a virgin
  2. a young girl, a working girl, a virgin, a lass, a spinster
    Píkan Margrét.
    The spinster Margrét.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The usage of this word, when referring to a girl or a young woman is quite rare and is hardly used of a gentlewoman.

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