Word of the day #5



(Nf.: nominativ , Þf.: akkusativ , Þgf.: dative , Ef.: genitive ; með greini: with article )

Kjötsúpa is a traditional Icelandic recipe for a hearty soup of lamb and vegetables flavoured with mixed herbs. The main ingredients are: lamb, onion, cabbage, carrots, rice, rutabaga, potatoes, and leeks, Kjötsúpa is a feminin word made from two words. Kjöt is a neutral word means “meat” and súpa is a feminin word means “soup“. In case of a compound word the gender of the word depends on the gender of the last word in the combination of words. (kjöt n.+ súpa f. = kjötsúpa f. )


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