ský

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See also: sky, Skye, Sky, SKY, -sky, and -ský

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ský, from Proto-Germanic *skiwją (cloud, cloud cover), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kew- (to cover, conceal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ský n (genitive singular skýs, nominative plural ský)

  1. cloud

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *skiwją (cloud, cloud cover), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kew- (to cover, conceal).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ˈskyː/

Noun[edit]

ský n (genitive skýs, plural ský)

  1. cloud

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: ský
  • Faroese: skýggj
  • Norwegian: sky
  • Old Swedish: skȳ
  • Old Danish: sky
  • Middle English: sky, skie, ske