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Old Norse course

Icelandic translation: námskeið

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English term or phrase:course
Icelandic translation:námskeið
Entered by: SeiTT
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14:57 Jan 15, 2004
English to Icelandic translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Old Norse course
I.e. a course which teaches Old Norse/Old Icelandic.
SeiTT
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:45
Námskeið í norrænu
Explanation:
Old Norse is "norræna" but Old Icelandic is "forníslenska".
Course is most often translated as "námskeið" although "áfangi" would not be incorrect, especially when you are talking about Secondary School.

HTH
JRK
Selected response from:

Johann Kristjansson
Iceland
Local time: 14:45
Grading comment
many thanks, excellent
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +1Námskeið í norrænuJohann Kristjansson


  

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Námskeið í norrænu


Explanation:
Old Norse is "norræna" but Old Icelandic is "forníslenska".
Course is most often translated as "námskeið" although "áfangi" would not be incorrect, especially when you are talking about Secondary School.

HTH
JRK

Johann Kristjansson
Iceland
Local time: 14:46
Native speaker of: Native in IcelandicIcelandic
PRO pts in pair: 34
Grading comment
many thanks, excellent

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Birgir Davidsson
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