krókur

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse krókr, from Proto-Germanic *krōkaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

krókur m (genitive singular króks, plural krókar)

  1. hook
  2. corner, nook
  3. (linguistics) ogonek

DeclensionEdit

Declension of krókur
m6 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative krókur krókurin krókar krókarnir
accusative krók krókin krókar krókarnar
dative króki krókinum krókum krókunum
genitive króks króksins króka krókanna

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse krókr, from Proto-Germanic *krōkaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

krókur m (genitive singular króks, nominative plural krókar)

  1. hook
  2. detour, indirection
  3. corner, nook
  4. (music) crook, bocal (of instruments in the oboe family such as the oboe d'amore, cor anglais, heckelphone, and baritone oboe)

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