lod

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See also: Lod, LoD, loď, lód, lóð, and löd

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German lōt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lod n (singular definite loddet, plural indefinite lodder)

  1. plumb bob
  2. lead (plummet to measure depth of water)
  3. sinker (weight used in fishing)
  4. lot (weight unit). A Danish lod was 15.6 grams. In this sense the plural is lod.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hlutr. Compare Old English hlot (English lot).

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Noun[edit]

lod n, c (singular definite loddet or lodden, plural indefinite lodder)

  1. ticket n
  2. lot, prize n
  3. fate, lot c
  4. portion, share c
  5. lot, plot c

Etymology 3[edit]

See lodde (to solder).

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Verb[edit]

lod

  1. imperative of lodde

Etymology 4[edit]

See lade (to let, leave, have).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lod

  1. past tense of lade

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

lod

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ledъ. Cognate with Upper Sorbian lód, Polish lód, Czech led, Russian лёд (ljód), Old Church Slavonic лєдъ (ledŭ).

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Noun[edit]

lod m (diminutive lodk)

  1. ice (water in frozen form)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Swedish lodh, from Middle Low German löt, cognate with German Lot, English lead

Noun[edit]

lod n

  1. a plumb bob, a plummet, a weight (hanging)
    1. a tool used to determine the depth of water
    2. a tool used in construction to find a vertical line
    3. a weight used to power a clock
    4. a weight used in a loom
    5. a weight used in a steelyard balance
    6. a piece of metal used to heat a (non-electric) flat iron
  2. solder (metal used in soldering)
  3. a lot; an old weight unit corresponding to 1/30 or 1/32 pound

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