yndi

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse yndi, from Proto-Germanic *wunjō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yndi n (genitive singular yndis, no plural)

  1. delight, joy, pleasure

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wunjō f. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wenh₁- (to love).

Noun[edit]

yndi n (genitive yndis)

  1. delight, happiness

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: yndi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: ynde
  • Norwegian Bokmål: ynde m

References[edit]

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