vold

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vald.

Noun[edit]

vold c (singular definite volden, not used in plural form)

  1. violence
  2. force
  3. assault and battery
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German wal.

Noun[edit]

vold c (singular definite volden, plural indefinite volde)

  1. bank
  2. embankment
  3. rampart, earthwork
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse vǫllr, from Proto-Germanic *walþuz (forest).

Noun[edit]

vold c (singular definite volden, plural indefinite volde)

  1. (archaic) field, meadow
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vald

Noun[edit]

vold m (definite singular volden)

  1. violence

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