The Wonderful World of Icelandic Vocabulary
The literal translation would be something like “flight-hooligan”, to refer to anyone who behaves like a hooligan once they board a plane.
"Takk fyrir mig"
Icelanders most often use the phrase to thank someone for a good meal (they can also say “Takk fyrir mig” which means “Thanks for dinner”). It’s also used to thank for a favour, a gift and pretty much anything else.
Mæðgur / mæðgin
The word mæðgur means ‘mother and daughter’ while mæðgin means ‘mother and son’.
What Do You Need to Know About the Icelandic Language?
This North Germanic language, spoken by 330,000 native speakers. Icelandic is a source of national pride.
The Naming Committee
Iceland has a naming committee. If you want to choose a name that has never been used before, you must first have permission from the naming committee to make sure that it fits into Icelandic grammar rules for inflections.
In Icelandic, the stress always falls on the first syllable. The only exception is in the word “halló,” which usually has stress on the second syllable.