glaðatunglsljós

English translation: bright moonlight

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Icelandic term or phrase:glaðatunglsljós/-skin
English translation:bright moonlight

12:26 Jan 22, 2004
Icelandic to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Icelandic term or phrase: glaðatunglsljós
Hi,
Please could you let me know also what the components of the word are?
Thank you,
Simon

107:10 En ungu kærustupörin gengu fram mýrarnar í
107:11 glaðatunglsljósinu. Jón var alltaf að afsaka óaðgæzluna, að láta
107:12 hana spila svona lengi, en hún þagði: hugsaði um allt
107:13 annað. Loksins, þegar þau voru komin fram hjá Hleðslu,
107:14 stundi hún því upp, sem henn lá þyngst á hjartanu:
SeiTT
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:05
bright moonlight
Explanation:
"Glaða-" is a prefix, meaning "very bright, shining".
"Tungl" = "moon".
"Skin" = "light".
"Tunglskin" = "moonlight".
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JoGunn
Local time: 08:05
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Many thanks Jo, just perfect!
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bright moonlight


Explanation:
"Glaða-" is a prefix, meaning "very bright, shining".
"Tungl" = "moon".
"Skin" = "light".
"Tunglskin" = "moonlight".


JoGunn
Local time: 08:05
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Many thanks Jo, just perfect!
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