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skap

See also: -skap, skåp, and skáp

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse, from Proto-Germanic *skapą (shape, nature, condition), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kep- (to split, cut). Cognate to English shape.

NounEdit

skap n (genitive singular skaps, nominative plural sköp)

  1. mood, temper
    Hann er í þungu skapi – He is in a bad mood

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North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian skip. Cognates include Mooring North Frisian schap and West Frisian skip

NounEdit

skap n (plural skeb)

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) ship
    mä't skap keer
    to go by ship

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

skap n (definite singular skapet, indefinite plural skap, definite plural skapa or skapene)

  1. closet

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VerbEdit

skap

  1. imperative of skape

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From West Germanic *skaepa, Proto-Germanic *skēpą. Cognate with Old English scēap (English sheep), Old Frisian skēp, schēp (West Frisian skiep), Dutch schaap, Old High German scāf (German Schaf).

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NounEdit

skāp n

  1. sheep

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