skel

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Faroese[edit]

skeljar

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skel, from Proto-Germanic *skaljō.

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Noun[edit]

skel f (genitive singular skeljar, plural skeljar)

  1. shell (The calcareous or chitinous external covering of mollusks, crustaceans, and some other invertebrates. )

Declension[edit]

f8 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skel skelin skeljar skeljarnar
Accusative skel skelina skeljar skeljarnar
Dative skel skelini skeljum skeljunum
Genitive skeljar skeljarinnar skelja skeljanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skel, from Proto-Germanic *skaljō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skel f (genitive singular skeljar, nominative plural skeljar)

  1. shell, husk

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