tjǫrn

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ternō (water hole), perhaps related to *turnaz (anger, fury).

Noun[edit]

tjǫrn f (genitive tjarnar, plural tjarnir)

  1. small lake, pond, tarn
  2. pool

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References[edit]

  • Entry "tjörn" on page 439 in: Geir T. Zoëga "A Concise Dictionary of Old Islandic", Oxford at the Claredon Press (1910).