falt

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

falt (plural falts)

  1. An old English measure of wheat in London containing 9 bushels.
    • 1882, James Edwin Thorold Rogers, A History of Agriculture and Prices in England, Volume 4, p. 205:
      ...1 Hen. V, cap. 10... This statute also denounces the London falt, which contained nine bushels, and a practice which had grown up in the city of making sellers of corn not only submit to this extra measure, but to a tax for measuring corn.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

falt

  1. simple past of falle
  2. past participle of falle

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *falþō, whence also Old English feald, Old Norse faldr.

Noun[edit]

falt f

  1. fold

Descendants[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish folt.

Noun[edit]

falt f (genitive fuilt)

  1. (Human) hair, and specifically that on the head.
    "Gruagach Òg an Fhuilt Bhàin" ("Young Maiden of the Fair Hair").

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

falt

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of fal.

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