elde

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old English eldo, ieldo "age".

Noun[edit]

elde

  1. age, span of years
  2. era, epoch
  3. period

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse elda

Verb[edit]

elde (imperative eld, present tense elder, simple past and past participle elda or eldet, present participle eldende)

  1. to age (somebody or something; cause to look older)

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