Áfram með smjörið – “on with the butter”—literal translate OR
Move your butt and keep doing what you’re supposed to be doing!
Að leggja höfuðið í bleyti — “To lay your head in water” — to take some time to think about something maybe to find a solution to a problem
Þú ert alveg úti að aka — “You are completely out driving”—Used
when someone is way off with something or distracted
Ég kem alveg af fjöllum – “I come completely from the mountains”
Meaning I have no idea what you are talking about
Það er rúsínan í pylsuendanum – “That is the raisin at the end of the hot dog” — Meaning something that comes as a surprise at the end of something, something extra that wasn’t expected. Usually something positive.
Icelandic Words (insert Iceland alphabet here)
Welcome – Velkomin
Hello – Hello
How are you? – Hvao segir bu?
Reply to “How are you?” – Allt goot
What is your name? — Hvao heitir bu?
Good morning – Godan daginn
Good evening – Godan kvoldid
Good night – Goda nott
Goodbye – Vertu blessadur
Yes – Ja
No – Nei
Please – Gjordu svo vel