See also: blàr

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse blár, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blár (comparative blárri, superlative bláastur)

  1. blue (colour)

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *blēwaz, whence also Old English bleow, blāw, Old High German blāo (German blau).

PronunciationEdit

  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ˈblɑːr/

AdjectiveEdit

blár

  1. blue, often denoting a dark colour, blue-black, black

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Colors in Old Norse · litir (layout · text)
     hvítr      grár, hǫss      svartr
             rauðr; rauðgulr              [Term?]; brúnn, jarpr              gulr; [Term?]
             [Term?]              grœnn             
             [Term?]; [Term?]              [Term?]              blár
             víolat; [Term?]              [Term?]; [Term?]              [Term?]