woda

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See also: wóda and wòda

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the adjective wōd (mad, raging, senseless).

Noun[edit]

wōda m (nominative plural wōdan)

  1. A madman, insane person, crazy, one possessed
    Hē ēode ūt tō þām earmum wōdum.
    He went forth to the wretched madmen.
  2. danger
    wōdan tō werianne ― to beware of danger

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

woda f (diminutive wodka)

  1. obsolete spelling of wóda

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *voda, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *wondōr, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

woda f

  1. water

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External links[edit]

  • woda” in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *voda, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *wondōr, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

Noun[edit]

woda f

  1. water