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kerling Explained

kerling at English (WD) Of Explained:

==Icelandic==

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ˈcʰɛrtliŋk/|lang=is (more formal, used especially in senses 1 and 2)
  • Inter: IPA » /ˈcʰɛtliŋk/|lang=is
  • : Inter: rhymes » ɛtliŋk|lang=is

    Noun

    Inter: is-noun » f|kerlingar|kerlingar

  • (old) woman
    1. Inter: chiefly » historical|lang=is a lower-class woman, as opposed to Inter: term » frú|lang=is, Inter: term » dama|lang=is, Inter: term » maddama|lang=is
    2. Inter: derogatory » lang=is wuss, wimp (referring to a man or boy)
    3. Inter: informal » sometimes|pejorative|lang=is wife
    4. a general term of endearment for a female; girl, old girl

      Declension

      Inter: is-decl-noun-f-s1 » kerl|i|ng|u=u


    Translation: id » kerling
    Translation: is » kerling
    Translation: sv » kerling
    Translation: zh » kerling