jörg

English translation: jörg

14:13 Jan 5, 2003
Icelandic to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Icelandic term or phrase: jörg
Song title by Björk. I think that the language is Icelandic
Sean Doyle
English translation:jörg
Explanation:
This is not an Icelandic word as it is; there must be a letter or letters missing. Here are some examples:
Jörgen = a male name; might be translated as George.
björg = the plural form of "bjarg" which means large rock or boulder.
Björg = a female name, or rescue.

Another possibility is that this is supposed to be "jörð" which means earth.
But bearing in mind that this comes from Björk, it might even be a word she has invented.

Hope this helps,

JRK
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Johann Kristjansson
Iceland
Local time: 12:21
Grading comment
Thaks for giving up your time, your explanation was by far the most useful i got back.
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5jörg
Johann Kristjansson
3George
swisstell


  

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George


Explanation:
seems to be a male name which in translation would most probably be George.

swisstell
Italy
Local time: 14:21
Native speaker of: German
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jörg


Explanation:
This is not an Icelandic word as it is; there must be a letter or letters missing. Here are some examples:
Jörgen = a male name; might be translated as George.
björg = the plural form of "bjarg" which means large rock or boulder.
Björg = a female name, or rescue.

Another possibility is that this is supposed to be "jörð" which means earth.
But bearing in mind that this comes from Björk, it might even be a word she has invented.

Hope this helps,

JRK

Johann Kristjansson
Iceland
Local time: 12:21
Native speaker of: Native in IcelandicIcelandic
PRO pts in pair: 18
Grading comment
Thaks for giving up your time, your explanation was by far the most useful i got back.
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