fjord

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English[edit]

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A fjord in Norway.

Etymology[edit]

From Norwegian fjord, from Old Norse fjǫrðr. Cognate to firth, ford.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fjord (plural fjords)

  1. A long, narrow, deep inlet between cliffs.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫrðr.

Noun[edit]

fjord m

  1. fjord

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish fiorth, from Old Norse fjǫrðr (firth, fjord), from Proto-Germanic *ferþuz (inlet, fjord), from Proto-Indo-European *pértus (crossing).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fjoːr/, [fjoɐ̯ˀ]

Noun[edit]

fjord c (singular definite fjorden, plural indefinite fjorde)

  1. firth, fjord, inlet

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French[edit]

fjord

Etymology[edit]

From Norwegian fjord, from Old Norse fjǫrðr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • (France) IPA(key): /fjɔʀd/
  • (Quebec) IPA(key): /fjɔʀ/, /fjɔː(ʀ)/

Noun[edit]

fjord m (plural fjords)

  1. fjord

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Hungarian[edit]

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Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfjord/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fjord
fjord

Noun[edit]

fjord (plural fjordok)

  1. fjord (a long, narrow, deep inlet between cliffs)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bakos Ferenc & Fábián Pál, Idegen szavak és kifejezések szótára. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 1989, ISBN 963 05 5307 4

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫrðr.

Noun[edit]

fjord m (definite singular fjorden, indefinite plural fjorder, definite plural fjordene)

  1. a fjord or fiord

Usage notes[edit]

Incorporated into the names of fjords as -fjorden.


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫrðr.

Noun[edit]

fjord m (definite singular fjorden, indefinite plural fjordar, definite plural fjordane)

  1. a fjord or fiord

Usage notes[edit]

As above.


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫrðr.

Noun[edit]

fjord m (genitive singular fjordu, nominative plural fjordy)

  1. fjord

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fjǫrðr.

Noun[edit]

fjord c

  1. fjord

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