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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse lúta, from Proto-Germanic *lūtaną.

VerbEdit

lúta (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative laut, third-person plural past indicative lutu, supine lotið)

  1. (transitive) bow
  2. submit to
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the 17th century. Borrowed from Danish lut, from Middle Low German lute, from Italian liuto, from Arabic اَلْعُود (al-ʿūd, wood).

NounEdit

lúta f (genitive singular lútu, nominative plural lútur)

  1. lute
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From lútur (lye).

VerbEdit

lúta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative lútaði, supine lútað)

  1. to apply lye to
ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *lūtaną.

VerbEdit

lúta (singular past indicative laut, plural past indicative lutu, past participle lotinn)

  1. to lout, bow down
  2. to bow to in homage or worship
  3. to give away, yield
    • hinir lægri verða at lúta
      the weaker has to yield

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • lúta in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press