See also: åkarn

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse akarn, from Proto-Germanic *akraną, probably from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ógeh₂ (berry).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

akarn n (genitive singular akarns, plural akørn)

  1. acorn (fruit of an oak)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of akarn
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative akarn akarnið akørn akørnini
accusative akarn akarnið akørn akørnini
dative akarni akarninum akørnum akørnunum
genitive akarns akarnsins akarna akarnanna

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse akarn, from Proto-Germanic *akraną, probably from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ógeh₂ (berry).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

akarn n (genitive singular akarns, nominative plural akörn)

  1. acorn (fruit of an oak)

DeclensionEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *akraną n (acorn), perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ógeh₂ (berry).

NounEdit

akarn n

  1. acorn

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: akarn
  • Faroese: akarn
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: åkarn
  • Danish: agern

ReferencesEdit

  • akarn in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press