hæra

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hæra, related to hár(hair). Compare Old English hǣre, Old High German hārra and hāra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hæra f ‎(genitive singular hæru, nominative plural hærur)

  1. gray hair
  2. coarse wool
  3. a blanket or other cloth made from a coarse material, such as horsehair
  4. (botany) woodrush (genus Luzula)
  5. (poetic) troll woman

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