IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eygja, from Proto-Germanic *augijaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eygja (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative eygði, supine eygt)

  1. to eye, sight

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *augijaną.

VerbEdit

eygja (past participle eygðr)

  1. to eye

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DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: eygja
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: øygja, øygje
  • Old Swedish: ø̄ghia

ReferencesEdit

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