kampur

def. syn. A police officer with a moustache.
def. syn. A cat's whiskers.

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kanpr, kampr, from Proto-Germanic *kanipaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kampur m (genitive singular kamps, nominative plural kampar)

  1. (uncommon) mustache
  2. (uncommon, in the plural) whiskers

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • brosa í kampinn

SynonymsEdit

  • (mustache): yfirvararskegg / yfirvaraskegg, yfirskegg, grön
  • (whiskers): veiðihár, kjafthár

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 13:46