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Icelandic (Language)

Description:modern Icelandic, the language of Iceland
Info:The history of the Icelandic language began in the 8th century when the settlement of Iceland, mostly by Norwegians, brought a dialect of Old Norse to the island.
 Written Icelandic has changed relatively little since the 13th century; modern speakers can still understand, more or less, the original sagas and Eddas that were written some 800 years ago.
In use since:around 1100   (Source)
Ancestor:Old Norse
Words:unnur Icelandic "wave"
 vatn Icelandic "water"
 vetur Icelandic "winter"
 votur Icelandic "wet"
 væta Icelandic "wet, water"
 rauður Icelandic "red"
 ryð Icelandic "rust"
 otur Icelandic "otter"
 reynir Icelandic "rowan"
 sjö Icelandic "seven"
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