sjaldan

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See also: sjáldan

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sjaldan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sjaldan (comparative sjaldnar, superlative sjaldnast)

  1. seldom, rarely

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sjaldan in Icelandic dictionaries at ISLEX

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *seldanē.

Adverb[edit]

sjaldan (comparative sjaldnar, superlative sjaldnast)

  1. seldom

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: sjælden
  • Faroese: sjáldan, sjaldan
  • Icelandic: sjaldan

References[edit]

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