kynhvöt

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From kyn- (sex, sexual) +‎ hvöt (an urge).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈcʰɪ(ː)nˌxʷœːt/
  • IPA(key): /ˈcʰɪ(ː)nˌkʰvœːt/

NounEdit

kynhvöt f (genitive singular kynhvatar, nominative plural kynhvatir)

  1. a sex drive, a sexual drive
    Sem dregur úr kynhvöt.
    An antaphrodisiac.

DeclensionEdit