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WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse falskr, from Middle Low German valsch, from Latin falsus.

AdjectiveEdit

farsk

  1. deceitful, deceptive

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse fǫlski, from the adjective fǫlr (pale).

NounEdit

farsk m

  1. thin, light grey ash

ReferencesEdit

  • Rietz, Johan Ernst, “Farsk” and “Falsk, farsk”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 126 and 124