luid

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hlūdaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱlew-. Cognate to English loud.

Adjective[edit]

luid (comparative luider, superlative luidst)

  1. loud
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch luut.

Noun[edit]

luid m (plural luiden, diminutive luidje n)

  1. sound
  2. content

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

luid

  1. first-person singular present indicative of luiden
  2. imperative of luiden

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

luid

  1. Partitive plural form of luu.

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hljóð (sound), from Proto-Germanic *hleuþą (sound), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱlewe- (to hear). Cognate with Danish lyd (sound), Swedish ljud (sound). More at loude.

Noun[edit]

luid (plural luids)

  1. A Sound; noise; tone.
  2. The sound or intonation of the voice.
  3. A low indistinct sound.
  4. A whimper; moan; a peevish complaint.
  5. A humour; mood; state or frame of mind.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hljóða (to sound).

Verb[edit]

tae luid (third-person singular simple present luids, present participle luidin, simple past luidt, past participle luidt)

  1. (intransitive) To whimper; chatter; prate; talk incessantly.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

luid f (genitive luide, plural luidean)

  1. rag, tatter
  2. (pejorative) slut, sloven, trollop