See also: Greip

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse greip, from Proto-Germanic *graipō. Cognate with Faroese greipa (two fish tied together), Swedish grep (fork, pitchfork), Dutch greep (grasp, clutches), English grope.

NounEdit

greip f (genitive singular greipar, nominative plural greipar)

  1. grip, grasp
    Synonyms: grip, tak
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit
  • greipa (to grip, to grasp)

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of greipaldin.

NounEdit

greip n (genitive singular greips, nominative plural greip)

  1. grapefruit
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Inflected form of grípa (to grip, to grab, to grasp).

VerbEdit

greip

  1. first/third-person singular past indicative of grípa

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

greip

  1. simple past of gripe

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

greip

  1. simple past of gripe