smekkur

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Icelandic[edit]

A bib.

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse smekkr, from Proto-Germanic *smakkuz, from Proto-Indo-European *smeg-. Cognate with English smack, smatch, and smake.

Noun[edit]

smekkur m ‎(genitive singular smekks, nominative plural smekkir)

  1. personal taste
  2. a sense of taste
  3. a bib; (an item of clothing for babies tied around their neck to protect their clothes from getting dirty when eating)

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