Eyjafjallajökull love



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  • proper n. A glacier and volcano in southern Iceland.


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  • "JM is gobsmacked that frogapplause has taken up half the Zeitgeist page."

    April 25, 2010

  • Egads. I didn't realize that this would take up half the Zeitgeist page. Images usually appear as the word 'link' except on a word's own page. Sorry.

    "JM is gobsmacked that frogapplause has taken up half the Zeitgeist page."

    April 24, 2010

  • April 24, 2010

  • Cuccuruddu is teh lollissimo, Pro. I take self-umbrage with my remarks about Italian volcano names.

    April 20, 2010

  • frog, I just pronounced a few. I think Cuccuruddu is quite interesting (at least for mollusque).

    April 20, 2010

  • Nothing boring about Stromboli.

    April 20, 2010

  • Stromboli???

    April 20, 2010

  • I was a little disappointed, Pro, to discover that all of Italy's volcanoes (active and dormant) have boring names.

    April 19, 2010

  • Pronunciation from Rognvaldur Olafsson, chief inspector of Iceland's Civil Protection Agency: here.

    April 17, 2010

  • Cool!

    April 17, 2010

  • @john: done.

    April 17, 2010

  • "Note to fellow journalists: Iceland is laughing at us. The evidence is in an article on an Icelandic Web site headlined simply, “Múhaha,” discussing our inability to pronounce the name of their volcano, Eyjafjallajökull (that’s “AYA-fyatla-jo-kutl,” according to NASA ... " The Lede

    April 17, 2010

  • Are there any speakers of Icelandic out there who could provide a pronunciation?

    April 17, 2010