hrjóta

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse hrjóta, related to Old English hrūtan (snore), Old High German rūzzan (snore). Perhaps related to Ancient Greek κόρυζα (kóruza).

VerbEdit

hrjóta (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative hraut, third-person plural past indicative hrutu, supine hrotið)

  1. to snore
ConjugationEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse hrjóta, from Proto-Germanic *hreutaną, perhaps related to Middle Low German rūzen. Probably from Proto-Indo-European *kreu-, as hrjóða, hrjósa and hrynja.

VerbEdit

hrjóta (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative hraut, third-person plural past indicative hrutu, supine hrotið)

  1. to fly, be hurled (in a passive sense, as e.g. of objects flying around)
ConjugationEdit
Related termsEdit

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hreutaną.

VerbEdit

hrjóta (singular past indicative hraut, plural past indicative hrutu, past participle hrotinn)

  1. to fall, fly, be flung
    • hraut upp hurðin
      the door was flung open
    • eldr hraut ór hlunnunum
      fire sprang from the rollers
    • hrjóta spœnirnir upp í móti honum
      the chips flew up into his face
  2. to snore
    • hann svaf ok hraut sterkliga
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit