Music in Icelandic

What would life be without music. We have put together a list of Icelandic vocabularies around the topic of music and art. For even more Icelandic vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for Icelandic at the end of the page.

Music in Icelandic

music in Icelandic(F) tónlist (tónlist - tónlistar)
instrument in Icelandic(N) hljóðfæri (hljóðfæri - hljóðfæris - hljóðfæri)
dance in Icelandic(M) dans (dans - dans - dansar)
opera in Icelandic(F) ópera (ópera - óperu - óperur)
orchestra in Icelandic(F) hljómsveit (hljómsveit - hljómsveitar - hljómsveitir)
concert in Icelandic(M) tónleikar (tónleikar - tónleika - tónleikar)
classical music in Icelandic(F) klassísk tónlist (klassísk tónlist - klassískrar tónlistar)
pop in Icelandic(N) popp (popp - popps - popp)
jazz in Icelandic(M) djass (djass - djass - djassar)
blues in Icelandic(M) blús (blús - blús - blúsar)
punk in Icelandic(N) pönk (pönk - pönks - pönk)
rock in Icelandic(N) rokk (rokk - rokks - rokk)
lyrics in Icelandic(M) lagatextar (lagatexti - lagatexta - lagatextar)
melody in Icelandic(F) laglína (laglína - laglínu - laglínur)
symphony in Icelandic(F) sinfónía (sinfónía - sinfóníu - sinfóníur)

Music Instruments in Icelandic

violin in Icelandic(F) fiðla (fiðla - fiðlu - fiðlur)
keyboard in Icelandic(N) hljómborð (hljómborð - hljómborðs - hljómborð)
piano in Icelandic(N) píanó (píanó - píanós - píanó)
trumpet in Icelandic(M) trompet (trompet - trompets - trompetar)
guitar in Icelandic(M) gítar (gítar - gítars - gítarar)
flute in Icelandic(F) þverflauta (þverflauta - þverflautu - þverflautur)
cello in Icelandic(N) selló (selló - sellós - selló)
saxophone in Icelandic(M) saxófónn (saxófónn - saxófóns - saxófónar)
tuba in Icelandic(F) túba (túba - túbu - túbur)
organ in Icelandic(N) orgel (orgel - orgels - orgel)

Culture in Icelandic

theatre in Icelandic(N) leikhús (leikhús - leikhúss - leikhús)
stage in Icelandic(N) svið (svið - sviðs - svið)
audience in Icelandic(M) áhorfendur (áhorfandi - áhorfanda - áhorfendur)
painting in Icelandic(N) málverk (málverk - málverks - málverk)
drawing in Icelandic(F) teikning (teikning - teikningar - teikningar)
brush in Icelandic(M) pensill (pensill - pensils - penslar)
cast in Icelandic(M) leikarar (leikari - leikara - leikarar)
play in Icelandic(N) leikrit (leikrit - leikrits - leikrit)
script in Icelandic(N) handrit (handrit - handrits - handrit)

Dancing in Icelandic

ballet in Icelandic(M) ballett (ballett - balletts - ballettar)
tango in Icelandic(M) tangó (tangó - tangós - tangóar)
waltz in Icelandic(M) vals (vals - vals - valsar)
salsa in Icelandic(N) salsa (salsa - salsa)
samba in Icelandic(F) samba (samba - sömbu - sömbur)
rumba in Icelandic(F) rúmba (rúmba - rúmbu - rúmbur)
Ballroom dance in Icelandic(M) samkvæmisdansar (samkvæmisdans - samkvæmisdans - samkvæmisdansar)
Latin dance in Icelandic(M) latín dansar (latín dans - latín dans - latín dansar)

Music Instruments in Icelandic

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