vånd

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Etymology 1[edit]

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From Old Saxon *wand (mole, vole), from Proto-Germanic *wanduz (mole, vole). Cognate with English want, wont (mole).

Noun[edit]

vånd m

  1. European water vole (Arvicola amphibius)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse vǫndr, via vinde (wind)

Noun[edit]

vånd m

  1. (archaic, poetic) wand; thin, flexible stick, twig, stalk
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References[edit]

  • “vaand” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  • vånd” in The Ordnett Dictionary

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse, see etymology 2 above (Norwegian section).

Noun[edit]

vånd n

  1. fence wand; timber made of branches and small trees

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References[edit]

  • “vaand” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.