Icelandic Articles

If you're trying to learn Icelandic Articles you will find some useful resources including a course about Definite and Indefinite Articles... to help you with your Icelandic grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Icelandic. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Icelandic Articles

Learning the Icelandic Articles displayed below is vital to the language. Icelandic articles are words that combine with a noun to indicate the type of reference being made by the noun. Generally articles specify the grammatical definiteness of the noun. Examples are "the, a, and an". Here are some examples:

English ArticlesIcelandic Articles
articlesGreinar
thecomes at the end of words and is very varied -in -inn -ið etc.
aNA
oneeinn
somesumir
fewfáir
the bookBókin
the booksBækurnar
a bookbók
one bookein bók
some booksnokkrar bækur
few booksfáar bækur

Notice the structure of the Articles in Icelandic.

List of Articles in Icelandic

Below is a list of vocabulary where you can use the Definite and Indefinite Articles in Icelandic. Try to practice but also memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Icelandic vocabulary.

English VocabularyIcelandic Vocabulary
Foodmatur
almondsmöndlur
breadbrauð
breakfastmorgunmatur
buttersmjör
candynammi
cheeseostur
chickenkjúklingur
cuminbroddkúmen
desserteftirréttur
dinnerkvöldmatur
fishfiskur
fruitávöxtur
ice creamís
lamblambakjöt
lemonsítróna
lunchhádegismatur
mealmáltíð
meatkjöt
ovenofn
pepperpipar
plantsplanta
porksvínakjöt
saladSalat
saltsalt
sandwichsamloka
sausagepylsa
soupSúpa
sugarsykur
supperkvöldmatur
turkeykalkúnn
appleepli
bananabanani
orangesappelsínur
peachesferskja
peanutjarðhneta
pearsperur
pineappleananas
grapesvínber
strawberriesjarðarber
vegetablesgrænmeti
carrotgulrót
cornmaís
cucumberagúrka
garlichvítlaukur
lettucesalat
olivesólífur
onionslaukur
pepperspaprika
potatoeskartöflur
pumpkingrasker
beansbaunir
tomatoestómatar

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