See also: Brekka

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse brekka, from Proto-Germanic *brinkaz.

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NounEdit

brekka f (genitive singular brekku, plural brekkur)

  1. slope, hillside, acclivity

DeclensionEdit

Declension of brekka
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative brekka brekkan brekkur brekkurnar
accusative brekku brekkuna brekkur brekkurnar
dative brekku brekkuni brekkum brekkunum
genitive brekku brekkunnar brekka brekkanna

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse brekka, from Proto-Germanic *brinkaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

brekka f (genitive singular brekku, nominative plural brekkur)

  1. a slope, a hillside

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *brinkaz.

NounEdit

brekka f (genitive brekku, plural brekkur)

  1. slope

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • brekka in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Entry "brekka" on page 69 in: Geir T. Zoëga "A Concise Dictionary of Old Islandic", Oxford at the Claredon Press (1910).