regnbogi

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse regnbogi (rainbow), from Proto-Germanic *regnabugô. Equivalent to regn (rain) +‎ bogi (bow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

regnbogi m (genitive singular regnboga, nominative plural regnbogar)

  1. rainbow
    Synonym: friðarbogi

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *regnabugô, equating to regn +‎ bogi.

Noun[edit]

regnbogi m

  1. rainbow

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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