Ísland

See also: island, Island, Īsland, and Island'

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Ísland, from ísur (ice) +‎ land (land, country).

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Proper nounEdit

Ísland n

  1. Iceland (a country in Europe)

DeclensionEdit

n8 -land Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Ísland
Accusative
Dative Íslandi
Genitive Íslands

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Ísland, from íss (ice) ( > Icelandic ís) + land (land, country) ( > Icelandic land).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈistlant/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Ísland n

  1. Iceland (a country in northern Europe)

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

íss (ice) +‎ land (land, country)

Proper nounEdit

Ísland n (genitive Íslands)

  1. Iceland

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DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: Ísland n
  • Faroese: Ísland n
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Island n
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Island n
  • Swedish: Island n
  • Danish: Island n