frjósa

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse frjósa, from Proto-Germanic *freusaną, from Proto-Indo-European *prews-, *prus-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

frjósa (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative fraus, third-person plural past indicative frusu, supine frosið)

  1. (intransitive) to freeze

ConjugationEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *freusaną, whence also Old English frēosan, Old Saxon and Old High German friosan. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *prews-, *prus-.

VerbEdit

frjósa (singular past indicative fraus, plural past indicative frusu, past participle frosinn)

  1. to freeze

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: frjósa
  • Faroese: frosin (adjective from the past participle)
  • Norwegian (nynorsk): frjosa
  • Danish: fryse
  • Swedish: frysa
Last modified on 13 September 2013, at 01:59