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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse at (that), from Proto-Germanic *þat (that). Cognate with Middle English at (that, conjunction and relative pronoun), Scots at (that, conjunction and relative pronoun). More at that.

ConjunctionEdit

  1. that
    Hún sagði mér þessi bók væri góð lesning.
    She told me that this book was a good read.

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse at (at, to), from Proto-Germanic *at (at, to). More at at.

ParticleEdit

  1. to (infinitive particle)
    Mig langar lesa.
    I want to read.
Usage notesEdit
  • The infinitive particle is the only infinitive marker in Icelandic.
Derived termsEdit

PrepositionEdit

  1. (with dative) to, towards
    Göngum húsinu.
    Let's walk towards the house.
Derived termsEdit
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Old EnglishEdit

NounEdit

āð m

  1. Alternative spelling of āþ