wæd

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See also: vad, văd, váð, vað, våd, wād, wad, and WAD

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wēdiz. Cognate with Old Saxon wād, Old High German wāt, Old Norse váð (Icelandic voð, Swedish våd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wǣd f

  1. garment, item of clothing
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wadą, from Proto-Indo-European *wadʰom. Cognate with Old High German wat, Old Norse vað (Icelandic vað, Swedish vad); Latin vadum.

Noun[edit]

wæd n

  1. shallow water
  2. ford
Declension[edit]