husbond

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse húsbóndi (master of the house).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /husbon/, [ˈhusˌb̥ɔn] or IPA(key): /husbɔn/, [ˈhusˌb̥ʌn]

Noun[edit]

husbond c (singular definite husbonden, plural indefinite husbonder)

  1. (historic) master
  2. (dated, jocular) husband

Inflection[edit]