sandur

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Icelandic sandur (sand). Doublet of sand.

Noun[edit]

sandur (plural sandurs)

  1. (geology) A plain created by the outwash of glacial meltwater.
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sandr, from Proto-Germanic *samdaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sámh₂dʰos.

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Noun[edit]

sandur m (genitive singular sands, plural sandar)

  1. sand

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m7 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sandur sandurin sandar sandarnir
Accusative sand sandin sandar sandarnar
Dative sandi sandinum sondum sondunum
Genitive sands sandsins sanda sandanna

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sandr, from Proto-Germanic *samdaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sámh₂dʰos.

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sandur m (genitive singular sands, nominative plural sandar)

  1. sand
    • 1861, Grímur Thomsen, “Á Sprengisandi”:
      Ríðum, ríðum og rekum yfir sandinn / rennur sól á bak við Arnarfell
      Ride, ride, ride hard across the sands, the sun is settling behind Arnarfell

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  • English: sandur
  • German: Sander