See also: fjuka

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fjúka, from Proto-Germanic *feukaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

fjúka (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative fauk, third-person plural past indicative fuku, supine fokið)

  1. (intransitive) to be drifted by the wind; to be blown away

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • fok (drifting)

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *feukaną.

VerbEdit

fjúka (singular past indicative fauk, plural past indicative fuku, past participle fokinn)

  1. (intransitive) to be drifted (by the wind)
  2. (figuratively) to fly
    Synonym: fljúga

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: fjúka
  • Danish: fyge
  • Old Swedish: fiūka, fȳka
  • Norwegian: fyke, fyka
  • Westrobothnian: fjuk
  • Jamtish: fýke
  • Scanian: fýga

ReferencesEdit

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