æt

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Faroese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

æt

  1. first-person singular past tense of eita
  2. second-person singular past tense of eita
  3. third-person singular past tense of eita

Conjugation[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Adjective[edit]

æt

  1. feminine singular indefinite nominative form of ætur (‘edible’)
  2. neuter plural indefinite nominative or accusative form of ætur (‘edible’)

Verb[edit]

æt

  1. second-person singular active imperative of æta

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ētaz. Related to etan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ǣt m

  1. eating

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *at

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

æt

  1. (+dative) at a certain place
    æt hām
    at home (with irregular apocope of dative -e)
  2. (+dative) at a certain time
    æt fruman
    in the beginning, at first
    æt þām ȳtemestan dæġe
    at the last day
  3. (+accusative, rarely) to, up to, as far as
  4. (+dative) from
    Æt ǣlċum be his mæġene, tō ǣlċum be his nīede.
    From each according to his ability, to each according to his need.
    Hwā is wīs? Sē þe leornaþ æt ǣlċum menn.
    Who is wise? He who learns from everyone.
    • 10th century, Ælfric, "On the Greater Litany"
      Māre selþ se þearfa þām rīċan þanne hē æt him nime.
      The poor man gives more to the rich man than he takes from him.
    • 9th century, The Blickling Homilies, "Ascension Thursday"
      Hīe ġehīerdon his lāre and his word æt his selfes mūðe.
      They heard his teachings and his words from his own mouth.
Descendants[edit]
  • Middle English: æt
    • English: at

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ætt, from Proto-Germanic *aihtiz.

Noun[edit]

æt f

  1. family, kin, bloodline

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Descendants[edit]