þanki

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þanki.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈθauɲ̊cɪ/
    Rhymes: -auɲ̊cɪ

NounEdit

þanki m (genitive singular þanka, nominative plural þankar)

  1. thought, idea syn.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • fljúga í þanka (to come to mind)
  • fljúga ekki í þanka (to not come to mind)
  • vera í þungum þönkum (to be in deep thought, to be lost in one's thoughts)
  • þankastrik (an em dash, “—”)
  • þankagangur (a way of thinking, a mentality)

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • þenkja

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Proto-Germanic *þankijaną (to think) and Old Norse þekkja (to think).

NounEdit

þanki m

  1. a thought

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 28 September 2013, at 10:59