peo Old Icelandic

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • OIcel — Old Icelandic. * * * …   Universalium

  • OIcel — Old Icelandic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bere — (b[=e]r), v. t. [Cf. OIcel. berja to strike.] To pierce. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Proto-Slavic borrowings — Numerous lexemes that are reconstructable for Proto Slavic language were borrowed from various tribes that Proto Slavic speakers came into contact with, either in prehistorical times or during their expansion when they first appeared in the 6th… …   Wikipedia

  • Old Icelandic — Old Norse as used in Iceland. Abbr.: OIcel * * * …   Universalium

  • Old Icelandic — Old′ Icelan′dic n. peo Old Norse as used in Iceland Abbr.: OIcel …   From formal English to slang

  • bank — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a the sloping edge of land by a river. b the area of ground alongside a river (had a picnic on the bank). 2 a raised shelf of ground; a slope. 3 an elevation in the sea or a river bed. 4 the artificial slope of a road etc.,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bark — 1. n. & v. n. 1 the sharp explosive cry of a dog, fox, etc. 2 a sound resembling this cry. v. 1 intr. (of a dog, fox, etc.) give a bark. 2 tr. & intr. speak or utter sharply or brusquely. 3 intr. cough fiercely. 4 tr. US sell or advertise… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bulk — n. & v. n. 1 a size; magnitude (esp. large). b a large mass, body, or person. c a large quantity. 2 a large shape, body, or person (jacket barely covered his bulk). 3 (usu. prec. by the; treated as pl.) the greater part or number (the bulk of the …   Useful english dictionary

  • rorqual — n. any of various whales of the family Balaenopteridae esp. Balaenoptera musculus, having a dorsal fin. Also called fin back, fin whale. Etymology: F f. Norw. rYacuteyrkval f. OIcel. reythr the specific name + hvalr WHALE(1) …   Useful english dictionary

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