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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Coined by Jónas Hallgrímsson, from reika(to wander) +‎ stjarna(star), a calque of Ancient Greek πλανήτης(planḗtēs, wanderer, planet).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈreiːcɪˌstjartna/

NounEdit

reikistjarna f ‎(genitive singular reikistjörnu, nominative plural reikistjörnur)

  1. planet

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