Eid

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See also: EID, eid, eið, -eid, 'eid, and 'Eid

English[edit]

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 Eid, Norway on Wikipedia

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic عِيد(ʿīd) via Persian عید('eid), ultimately from Classical Syriac ܥܐܕܐ‎.

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Noun[edit]

Eid (plural Eids)

  1. (Islam) Any of various Muslim religious festivals.

Proper noun[edit]

Eid (plural Eids)

  1. Ellipsis of Eid al-Fitr
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Norwegian Eid (Norwegian Bokmål Eid and Norwegian Nynorsk Eid)

Proper noun[edit]

Eid

  1. Any of several areas in Norway
    1. A parish of Stad, Nordfjord district, Sogn og Fjordane borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    2. A parish of Kvinnherad, Sunnhordland district, Hordaland borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    3. A parish of Rauma, Møre og Romsdal, Vestlandet, Norway
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Scots Eid, from Old Norse Eið, from eið (isthmus).

Proper noun[edit]

Eid

  1. Synonym of Aith; A village in Mainland, Shetland, Northern Isles, Scotland, United Kingdom

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German eit, from Old High German eid, from Proto-West Germanic *aiþ, from Proto-Germanic *aiþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *oyt-. Compare Dutch eed, English oath, Danish ed.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aɪ̯t/, [ʔäe̯t]
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯t
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Eid m (strong, genitive Eides or Eids, plural Eide)

  1. (especially official, law, politics, military) oath
    Synonyms: (especially religious) Gelübde; (especially private) Schwur

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Further reading[edit]

  • Eid” in Duden online
  • Eid” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

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Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Eid

  1. Eid: A placename.
    1. A parish and former municipality of Stad, Nordfjord district, Sogn og Fjordane borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    2. A parish and former municipality of Kvinnherad, Sunnhordland district, Hordaland borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    3. A parish and former municipality of Rauma, Møre og Romsdal, Vestlandet, Norway

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  • English: Eid

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

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Proper noun[edit]

Eid

  1. Eid: A placename.
    1. A parish and former municipality of Stad, Nordfjord district, Sogn og Fjordane borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    2. A parish and former municipality of Kvinnherad, Sunnhordland district, Hordaland borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    3. A parish and former municipality of Rauma, Møre og Romsdal, Vestlandet, Norway

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Eid

  1. Eid: A placename.
    1. A parish and former municipality of Stad, Nordfjord district, Sogn og Fjordane borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    2. A parish and former municipality of Kvinnherad, Sunnhordland district, Hordaland borough, Vestland, Vestlandet, Norway
    3. A parish and former municipality of Rauma, Møre og Romsdal, Vestlandet, Norway

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Noun[edit]

Eid m (plural Eide)

  1. oath

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Eið, from eið (isthmus).

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Eid

  1. Aith (a village in Mainland, Shetland, Northern Isles, Scotland, United Kingdom)

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