- 1. nounA North Germanic language, the national tongue of Iceland.
Although its hard for us to imagine, they see the pixels in a raw, uninterpreted fashion, and thus to them a TV screen is as drained of long-ago-and-far-away meaning as is, to you or me, a pile of fall leaves, a Jackson Pollock painting, or a newspaper article in Malagasy (my apologies to you if you speak Malagasy; in that case, please replace it by Icelandic — and dont tell me that you speak that language, too!).2. adjectivea) Of or relating to the North Germanic language spoken in Iceland.b) Of or relating to the natives or inhabitants of Iceland.
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Icelandic — refers to anything of or related to Iceland and may refer to the following articles: *The Icelandic language *The Icelandic alphabet *Icelanders, the Icelandic people *Icelandic horse, a breed of domestic horse *Icelandic sheep, a breed of… … Wikipedia
Icelandic — Ice*lan dic, a. Of or pertaining to Iceland; relating to, or resembling, the Icelanders. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Icelandic — Ice*lan dic, n. The language of the Icelanders. It is one of the Scandinavian group, and is more nearly allied to the Old Norse than any other language now spoken. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Icelandic — ► NOUN ▪ the language of Iceland. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to Iceland or its language … English terms dictionary
Icelandic — [īs lan′dik] adj. of Iceland or its people, language, or culture n. the North Germanic language spoken in Iceland … English World dictionary
Icelandic — [[t]aɪslæ̱ndɪk[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ Something that is Icelandic belongs or relates to Iceland, to its people, or to its language. 2) N UNCOUNT Icelandic is the official language of Iceland … English dictionary
Icelandic — I. adjective Date: 1674 of, relating to, or characteristic of Iceland, the Icelanders, or Icelandic II. noun Date: circa 1824 the North Germanic language of Iceland … New Collegiate Dictionary
Icelandic — /uys lan dik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Iceland, its inhabitants, or their language. n. 2. the language of Iceland, a North Germanic language. Abbr.: Icel. [1665 75; ICELAND + IC] * * * … Universalium
Icelandic — ISO 639 3 Code : isl ISO 639 2/B Code : ice ISO 639 2/T Code : isl ISO 639 1 Code : is Scope : Individual Language Type : Living … Names of Languages ISO 639-3
Icelandic — IceÂ·lanÂ·dic || aÉªs lÃ¦ndÉªk adj. of Iceland, of the inhabitants of Iceland, of the language of Iceland n. Germanic language spoken in Iceland … English contemporary dictionary