hjord

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hjǫrð, from Proto-Germanic *herdō, from Proto-Indo-European *kerdʰ- (file, row, herd). Compare Swedish and Norwegian hjord, Icelandic hjörð, English herd, German Herde.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jɔːrd/, [jɒːˀd̥]

Noun[edit]

hjord c (singular definite hjorden, plural indefinite hjorder or hjorde)

  1. herd

Inflection[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hjǫrð, from Proto-Germanic *herdō, from Proto-Indo-European *kerdʰ- (file, row, herd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hjord c

  1. herd; a number of beasts gathered

Declension[edit]