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falla v ( fell; fll, fllu, falli )

1. (detta) fall
~ um e-
fall over sth
~ um koll
fall flat
~ gleymsku
fall into oblivion
2. (vera drepinn) be killed (in action)
3. (streyma) flow
4. (~ tt a) fit closely, shut tight, meet
5. (lka) like
mr fellur etta ekki
I don't like this
mr fellur vel vi hann
I like him
mr fellur e- ungt
sth grieves me
6. refl
~st e-
agree to sth, consent to sth
mr ~st hendur
I am at a loss
7. pp
a vri vel til falli
it would be a good idea
8. phrases
~ prfi
fail an exam
a fellur a
the tide is coming in
~ fr
die
~ fr e-u
give sth up
~ gjalddaga
be due for payment
~ kosningum
be defeated in an election
g fll stafi
I was flabbergasted
mr fellur e- skaut
I get an unexpected boon
~ niur
be cancelled
a sem til fellur
what chance brings, what happens to be available
mr fellur e- til
sth will turn up
a fellur t
the tide is going out

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