ridan

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ridan

  1. Genitive singular form of rita.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rīdaną, from Proto-Indo-European *reydʰ-. Cognate with Old Saxon rīdan (Low German rieden), Old Dutch rīdan (Dutch rijden), Old High German rītan (German reiten), Old Norse ríða (Icelandic ríða, Danis ride, Swedish rida). The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Old Irish ríadaim, Welsh rhwyddhau.

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Verb[edit]

rīdan

  1. to ride
    • The Fonthill Letter
      Wihtbord rad mid me, ond Byrhthelm rad ðider mid Æðelme.
      Wihtbord rode with me, and Byrhthelm rode there with Æthelm.

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rīdaną, from Proto-Indo-European *reydʰ-. Akin to Old English rīdan, Old Dutch rīdan, Old High German rīdan, Old Norse ríða.

Verb[edit]

rīdan

  1. to ride

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