Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from Proto-Indo-European *mewg- (slick, slimy). Cognates include Middle English mok and muk (English muck).

PronunciationEdit

  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ˈmỹkɪ/

NounEdit

myki f

  1. dung

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: møg
  • Icelandic: myki, mykja

ReferencesEdit

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