munnharpa

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From munnur (mouth) +‎ harpa (harp). False friend of Norwegian Bokmål and Norwegian Nynorsk munnharpe (Jew's harp).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

munnharpa f (genitive singular munnhörpu, nominative plural munnhörpur)

  1. harmonica, mouth organ (wind instrument with multiple holes for blowing into)

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

munnharpa f

  1. definite singular of munnharpe

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

munnharpa f (definite singular munnharpa, indefinite plural munnharper or munnharpor, definite plural munnharpene or munnharpone)

  1. (pre-2012) alternative form of munnharpe
  2. definite singular of munnharpe