skyr

noun
\ ˈskir \
plural -s

Definition of skyr

1 : sour curdled milk
2 : a dessert prepared from sweet and sour cream with sugar

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History and Etymology for skyr

Icelandic, from Old Norse; akin to Old Norse skera to cut

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“Skyr.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skyr. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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