Edda

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See also: edda and -edda

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse edda (great-grandmother)

Proper noun[edit]

Edda

  1. A collection of Old Norse poems and tales from two medieval manuscripts found in Iceland.

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Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Edda f

  1. A female given name

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Edda: Edduson
  • daughter of Edda: Eddudóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Edda
Accusative Eddu
Dative Eddu
Genitive Eddu

German[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Edda

  1. (Norse mythology) Edda.
  2. A female given name, shortened from Germanic compound names beginning with Ed- or Edel-.