See also: -skap, skåp, and skáp

Contents

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse, from Proto-Germanic *skapą(shape, nature, condition), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kep-(to split, cut). Cognate to English shape.

NounEdit

skap n ‎(genitive singular skaps, nominative plural sköp)

  1. mood, temper
    Hann er í þungu skapi.
    He is in a bad mood.

DeclensionEdit


North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian skip. Cognates include Mooring North Frisian schap and West Frisian skip.

NounEdit

skap n ‎(plural skeb)

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) ship
    mä't skap keer
    to go by ship

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

skap n ‎(definite singular skapet, indefinite plural skap, definite plural skapa or skapene)

  1. a closet
  2. a cupboard

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

VerbEdit

skap

  1. imperative of skape

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From West Germanic *skæpa, Proto-Germanic *skēpą. Cognate with Old English scēap (English sheep), Old Frisian skēp, schēp (West Frisian skiep), Dutch schaap, Old High German scāf (German Schaf).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skāp n

  1. sheep

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit