skyr

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Icelandic skyr.

Noun[edit]

skyr (uncountable)

  1. a yogurt-like product made of curdled milk, curds stored up for food; a thick dairy product unique to Icelandic cuisine that can be traced back to the Vikings

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skyr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skyr n (genitive singular skyrs, uncountable)

  1. skyr

Declension[edit]

Declension of skyr (singular only)
n3s singular
indefinite definite
nominative skyr skyrið
accusative skyr skyrið
dative skyri skyrinum
genitive skyrs skyrsins

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse skyr meaning "thick curdled milk"[1]. Related to from the terms skjör-ost in Fjón, Denmark, "skjør-ost" or "skjør" in Norwegian, meaning buttermilk or cultured milk, and many similar terms in Swedish dialects. The Latin term lac concretum is in the book Germania by Tacitus.

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Noun[edit]

skyr n (genitive singular skyrs, no plural)

  1. skyr; a yogurt-like product made of curdled milk, curds stored up for food; a thick dairy product unique to Icelandic cuisine that can be traced back to the Vikings

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

skyr

  1. present tense of sky

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

skyr

  1. present tense of sky
    • ^ J.Fritzner. Ordbog over det gamle norske Sprog. 1862, Christiania.