bred

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bred

  1. simple past tense and past participle of breed

Derived terms[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse breiðr, from Proto-Germanic *braidaz.

Adjective[edit]

bred (neuter bredt, definite and plural brede)

  1. broad, wide

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bred c (singular definite bredden, plural indefinite bredder)

  1. shore
  2. bank

Inflection[edit]


Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page as described here.

Verb[edit]

bred (verbal noun breddal, past participle breddit)

  1. to hackle

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bred vred mred
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse breiðr

Alternative forms[edit]

  • brei (Nynorsk also)

Adjective[edit]

bred (neuter singular bredt, definite singular and plural brede, comparative bredere, indefinite superlative bredest, definite superlative bredeste)

  1. wide, broad

Antonyms[edit]

References[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *braidaz. Compare Old English brād, Old Frisian brēd, Dutch breed, Old High German breit, Old Norse breiðr, Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐌰𐌹𐌸𐍃 (braiþs).

Adjective[edit]

brēd

  1. broad, wide

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse breiðr, from Proto-Germanic *braidaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bred

  1. broad, wide; having great width

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bred

  1. imperative of breda.