ånd

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ǫnd, a variant of andi (related to anda (breathe)), from Proto-Germanic *andô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁- (to breathe).

Noun[edit]

ånd c (singular definite ånden, plural indefinite ånder)

  1. spirit, mind
  2. ghost
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Etymology 2[edit]

See ånde (to breathe).

Verb[edit]

ånd

  1. imperative of ånde

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Danish, which in turn comes from Old Norse ǫnd, a variant of andi.

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Noun[edit]

ånd m (definite singular ånden, indefinite plural ånder, definite plural åndene)

  1. spirit, mind
  2. ghost

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Danish, which in turn comes from Old Norse ǫnd, a variant of andi.

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Noun[edit]

ånd f (definite singular ånda, indefinite plural ånder, definite plural åndene)

  1. spirit, mind
  2. ghost

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