smyrsl

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse smyrsl, from Proto-Germanic *smirwislą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

smyrsl n (genitive singular smyrsls, nominative plural smyrsl)

  1. ointment, salve

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

smyrsl f

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by smørsel

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *smirwislą.

Noun[edit]

smyrsl n pl

  1. ointment, salve

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: smyrsl
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: smyrsl, smørsel

References[edit]

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