IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse deig, from Proto-Germanic *daigaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to knead, to mold, to form). Compare Faroese deiggj, Norwegian Bokmål deig, Swedish deg, Danish dej.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deig n (genitive singular deigs, no plural)

  1. dough

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse deig, from Proto-Germanic *daigaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to knead, to mold, to form). Compare Icelandic deig, Faroese deiggj, Swedish deg, Danish dej. Compare also other Germanic cognates German Teig , English dough , Low German Deeg.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deig m (definite singular deigen, indefinite plural deiger, definite plural deigene)

  1. dough

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse deig, from Proto-Germanic *daigaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to knead, to mold, to form). Compare Icelandic deig, Faroese deiggj, Swedish deg, Danish dej.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

deig m (definite singular deigen, indefinite plural deigar, definite plural deigane)

  1. dough

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *daigaz m, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to knead, to mold, to form). Related to deigr.

NounEdit

deig n (genitive deigs)

  1. dough

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: deig n
  • Faroese: deiggj n
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: deig m
  • Norwegian Bokmål: deig m
  • Old Swedish: dēgher m
    • Swedish: deg c
  • Old Danish: degh m
  • Gutnish: daig

ReferencesEdit

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