Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *erpaz (light brown). Cognate to Old High German erpf (brown, dark), Old English eorp (dark, brown).

AdjectiveEdit

jarpr

  1. brown

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: jarpur
  • Faroese: jarpur
  • Swedish: järpe c (hazel grouse)
  • Norwegian: jerpe m or f (hazel grouse)
  • Westrobothnian: järp, jęrp f (hazel grouse)