Fründ

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Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vriunt, from Old High German friunt, from Proto-West Germanic *friund.

Cognate with German Freund, Dutch vriend, English friend, Icelandic frændi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Fründ m (plural Fründe)

  1. friend
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssey and Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher (transcript):
      Isch ä guete Fründ vo mir.
      He's a good friend of mine.

German Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vrint, from Old Saxon friund.

Cognate with Dutch vriend, German Freund, English friend, Icelandic frændi.

Noun[edit]

Fründ m (plural Frünn or Frünnen, feminine Fründin)

  1. friend, buddy, pal
  2. boyfriend
  3. relative

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References[edit]

  • Der neue SASS: Plattdeutsches Wörterbuch, Plattdeutsch - Hochdeutsch, Hochdeutsch - Plattdeutsch. Plattdeutsche Rechtschreibung, sixth revised edition (2011, →ISBN, Wachholtz Verlag, Neumünster)

Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian friōnd, friūnd, from Proto-West Germanic *friund.

Cognate with English friend, Dutch vriend, German Freund, Icelandic frændi.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /frʏnd/

Noun[edit]

Fründ m

  1. friend