A beautiful photographic journey through the many aspects of ice and snow in Iceland. It’s no wonder that the Icelandic language has over 100 synonyms for snow!

A few Icelandic synonyms for snow:

áfreði, bleytukafald, bleytuslag, blotahríð, blotasnjór, bloti, bylur, drift, él, fastalæsing, fjúk, fjúkburður, fukt,fýlingur, fönn, hagl, hjaldur, hjarn, hríð, hríðarveður, hundslappadrífa, ísskel, kafald, kafaldi, kafaldsbylur, kafaldshjastur, kafaldshríð, kafaldsmyglingur, kafsnjór, kalsanæðingur, kaskahríð,klessing, kóf, krap, lausamjöll, lenjuhríð, logndrífa, lognkafald, mjöll, moldbylur, moldél, neðanbylur, nýsnævi, ofanhríð, ofankoma, skæðadrífa, skafald, skafbylur, skafhríð, skafkafald, skafmold, skafningur, skafrenningur, skari, slydda, slyttingur, snjóbörlingur, snjódrif, snjódríf, snjófok, snjógangur, snjóhraglandi, snjókoma, snær, svartabylur, sviðringsbylur.