Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: icelandic
IPA transcription: [aɪsl'ændɪk]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Icelandic
    Meaning: of or relating to Iceland or its people or culture and language; "Icelandic ports"; "the Icelandic president is a woman"; "Icelandic sagas"
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Icelandic
    Meaning: a Scandinavian language that is the official language of Iceland
Usage examples
  • This phenomenon, which is not unfrequent when the wind blows from the glaciers, is called in Icelandic 'mistour.'
  • I was in great alarm lest she should treat me to the Icelandic kiss; but there was no occasion to fear, nor did she do the honours at all too gracefully.
  • Here and there I could see puffs and jets of steam curling up into the air, called in Icelandic 'reykir,' issuing from thermal springs, and indicating by their motion the volcanic energy underneath.