Basic Icelandic Nouns

Basic Icelandic Nouns 2017-11-27T08:15:14+00:00

Nouns represent people or things. You’ll need them whenever you want to refer to somebody or something. Memorize the Icelandic nouns below and you’ll be well equipped for almost every basic conversation.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Icelandic“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Nouns

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Important nouns

EnglishIcelandicPronunciation
(Audio)
child
barn
man
maður
woman
kona
family
fjölskylda
town / city
bær
borg

country
land
world
heimur
house
hús
car
bíll
street / road
gata
vegur

shop
búð
verslun

door
hurð
table
borð
chair
stóll
window
gluggi
newspaper
dagblað
book
bók
pen
penni
bag
poki
rucksack
bakpoki
happiness
hamingja
love
ást
flower
blóm
ball
bolti
work
vinna
starf

vacation
frí
passport [Sg]
vegabréf
passports [Pl]
vegabréf
language
tungumál
question
spurning
answer
svar
beginning / start
byrjun
end
lok

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