skreppa III “slip”

“skulk; shrink (back)”

intransitive

active voice
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek skrepp 1pl vér skreppum 1sg ek skreppa 1pl vér skreppim
2sg þú skreppr 2pl þér skreppið 2sg þú skreppir 2pl þér skreppið
3sg hon skreppr 3pl þau skreppa 3sg hon skreppi 3pl þau skreppi
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek skrapp 1pl vér skruppum 1sg ek skryppa 1pl vér skryppim
2sg þú skrappt 2pl þér skruppuð 2sg þú skryppir 2pl þér skryppið
3sg hon skrapp 3pl þau skruppu 3sg hon skryppi 3pl þau skryppi
preterite infinitive skruppu
past participle f. skroppin m. skroppinn n. skroppit
imperative 2sg skrepp 1pl skreppum 2pl skreppið
middle voice: skreppask
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek skreppumk 1pl vér skreppumk 1sg ek skreppumk 1pl vér skreppimk
2sg þú skreppsk 2pl þér skreppizk 2sg þú skreppisk 2pl þér skreppizk
3sg hon skreppsk 3pl þau skreppask 3sg hon skreppisk 3pl þau skreppisk
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek skruppumk 1pl vér skruppumk 1sg ek skryppumk 1pl vér skryppimk
2sg þú skrappzk 2pl þér skruppuzk 2sg þú skryppisk 2pl þér skryppizk
3sg hon skrappsk 3pl þau skruppusk 3sg hon skryppisk 3pl þau skryppisk
past participle n. skroppizk
imperative 2sg skreppsk 1pl skreppumk 2pl skreppizk

PG *skrimpaną, and cf. OE scrimman III; further Dutch schrompelen “shrivel,” German schrumpfen “shrivel; shrink.” Likely related to the noun MnE shrimp. The participial adjective typically takes the form skorpinn.

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