stendød

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sten (stone) +‎ død (dead).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /steːndød/, [ˈsd̥eːnˈd̥øðˀ]

Adjective[edit]

stendød (neuter stendødt, definite and plural stendøde)

  1. (informal) stone dead (unquestionably dead)

Synonyms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sten (stone) +‎ død (dead).

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

stendød (neuter stendødt, definite and plural stendøde)

  1. (informal) stone dead (unquestionably dead)

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This spelling may be used in Riksmål, based on Danish (see the Danish entry above). The official Bokmål and Nynorsk spellings are steindød and steindaud. Stendød would certainly not be used in Nynorsk.