Translations


Translations by an Icelandic friend who says:

The rest is kinda translated by me and google translate but sometimes neither of us know icelandic

The pop-out box titles

  • The Orange means Information or Trivia.
  • The Red means Content
  • The Green means Background

Menu items

  • Staðfræðigögn = Topography data or math data
  • Grunngögn = Basic data
  • Fossir og flúðir = Waterfalls and rapids
  • vatnafar = hydrology
  • vegir = roads
  • mannvirki = structures
  • þéttbýli = urban
  • Fjarkönnunargögn = Remote Sensing Data
  • Gervitunglamyndir = Satellite images
  • Loftmyndir = Air photos
  • Lífríki = Ecosystem
  • Veiðitölur úr ám = Hunting numbers from rivers
  • Laxveiði í borgarfirði = Salmon fishing in Borgarfjörður
  • Náttúruvá = Nature wow,, lol love this translation.. think it´s something like naturehazard
  • Ofanflóð = Snow-or landslide
  • snjóflóð , óflokkað = avalanche, unsorted
  • þurrt flekahlaup = dry ?
  • þurrt lausasnjóflóð = dry loose avalanches
  • kófhlaup = ?
  • vott flekahlaup = wet ?
  • vott lausasnjóflóð = wet loose avalanches
  • krapaflóð = slush flood
  • aurskriða = mudslide
  • vatnsflóð = flood
  • vatnsborð flóða = flood water level
  • flóðför = flood movement or flood marks
  • Veðurfar = Weather
  • meðalhiti = average temperature
  • hámark#i = maximum temperature
  • lágmark#i = lowest temperature
  • úrkoma = rainfall
  • meðalúrkoma = average rainfall
  • Vatnafar og jöklar = Lakes and glaciers
  • flóðagreining = flood analysis
  • mælistöð = measuring station
  • jöklamyndir = glacier photos
  • afrennsli = drainage
  • jöklar = Glaciers
  • flákar útlínur jökla = fillet edges of glaciers
  • vatnafarsflokkun = hydrology classification
  • setmiðlaðar dragár = ? something regarding rivers
  • auravörn á láglendi = ? guessing mud protection of lowland
  • votlendismiðlun á hálendi = Wetlands sharing in the highlands
  • ómiðlaðar dragár = ? This is kinda hard to translate as the letter “Á” means river snjómiðlaðar dragár = Snow shared drawriver,,, best i can come up with
  • jökulsker = glacial stands ,, more like Glacial island or glacial small area of rocks
  • jarðvegmiðlaðar dragár á lági =(google=reduce soil shared the song)groundway rivers on lowland
  • jöklar án grunnvatns = glaciers without groundwater
  • votlendismiðlun á hálendi = Wetlands (sharing) in the highlands
  • jöklar með grunnvatn = glaciers with groundwater
  • lindár af hriplekum svæðum = springs of leaky regions ?
  • lindár af treglekum svæðum = springs of leaks reluctant Region
  • jarðvegs og setmiðlun á hálendi = soil and (sediments) in the highlands
  • mýrarvötn á láglendi = marshes in lowland lakes
  • Náttúruverndaráætlun = Nature Conservation plan
  • tillaga = proposal
  • lög = Laws
  • náttúruminjaskrá = natural heritage list
  • friðlýst svæði = declared protected area
  • þjóðgarðar = national parks
  • friðlönd = nature reserves
  • náttúruvætti = ? nature spirits
  • búsvæði = habitat area´s
  • fólkvangar = Country parks
  • þjóðgarðar friðlýstir með sérlögum = peace parks declared by special law
  • friðlýst með sérlögum = protected by special laws
  • Skóglendi = Woodland
  • náttúrlegt birkilendi = natural birch ending
  • náttúrlegur birkiskógur = natural birch forest
  • náttúrlegt birkikjarr = natural birch scrub
  • náttúrleg endurnýjun birkis = natural birch regeneration
  • Ræktað skóglendi = Cultivated forests
  • skógræktarsvæði = forest breeding areas
  • blandskógar = mixed forest
  • barrskógar = coniferous forests
  • laufskógar = leaf forests
  • Jarðvegur = Ground-soil
  • jarðvegskort = ground maps
  • melajörð = gravel soil
  • brúnjörð = brown soil
  • sandjörð = sand soil
  • melajörð sandjörð = gravel soil sand soil
  • brúnjörð blautjörð = brown soil, wet soil
  • sandjörð bergjörð = sand soil rock soil
  • bergjörð = rock soil
  • svartjörð = Black soil
  • mójörð = peat soil
  • Jarðfræði = Geology
  • jarðhitasvæði = geothermal heat zone
  • sprungur = cracks
  • misgengi = faults
  • jarðskjálftasprungur = earthquake cracks
  • hallamislægi = ? Slope (difference)
  • gossprungur = fissure cracks
  • gígar = craters
  • dyngjuhvirflar = ?????
  • jarðlög = strata
  • súr hraun söguleg = acidic lava historical
  • súrt innskot = acidic clips
  • súr hraun forsöguleg = acidic lava prehistoric
  • súrt gosberg nútími = acidic volcanic rock modern
  • hraun yngra en = lava younger than
  • gosberg eldra en = volcanic rock older than
  • hraun forsöguleg = prehistoric lava
  • setlög frá nútíma = sediments from modern
  • hraun söguleg = historic lava
  • basískt innskot = alkaline clips
  • móberg setlög yngri en = tuff sediments younger than
  • surtbrandur = ? (Surt Brand)
  • Orkunýting = Energy efficiency
  • raforkuver = powerplant
  • vatnsafl = hydropower
  • jarðvarmi = Geothermal
  • metan = methane
  • sorpbrennsla = Waste incineration
  • dísilstöð = Diesel Station

Please free to leave a better translation for anything!

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