Schild

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schild.

Proper noun[edit]

Schild (plural Schilds)

  1. A surname​.

Anagrams[edit]


Alemannic German[edit]

Noun[edit]

Schild m

  1. (Uri) A triangle-shaped snow deposition formed as a result of a small avalanche.

References[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From schild.

Proper noun[edit]

Schild n

  1. (astronomy) Scutum

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schild.

Proper noun[edit]

Schild ?

  1. A surname​.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schilt, from Old High German scilt, scild, from Proto-Germanic *skelduz (shield), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)keyt-, *(s)keyd-, *keyt- (shield, cover). Compare Dutch schild, English shield, Danish skjold.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Schild m or n (genitive Schilds or Schildes, plural Schilde)

  1. shield, buckler

Usage notes[edit]

In official use (Standard German), the word Schild in this sense is exclusively masculine. However, in large parts of Germany, namely Northern and Central Germany, the word is also used in the neuter variant (plural Schilder) with no difference made between shield and sign. [1]

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Der Schild oder das Schild?, Wiener Zeitung Online

Noun[edit]

Schild n (genitive Schilds or Schildes, plural Schilder, diminutive Schildchen n)

  1. sign, plate

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Schild m or f (genitive Schilds)

  1. A surname​.

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Schild m (plural Schild)

  1. shield

Noun[edit]

Schild n (plural Schild)

  1. sign

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schild.

Proper noun[edit]

Schild m or f

  1. A surname​.

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schilt, from Old High German scilt, scild, from Proto-Germanic *skelduz (shield), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)keyt-, *(s)keyd-, *keyt- (shield, cover). Compare German Schild, Dutch schild, English shield, Danish skjold.

Noun[edit]

Schild n (plural Schilder)

  1. shield
  2. sign

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schild.

Proper noun[edit]

Schild m or f

  1. A surname​.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schild.

Proper noun[edit]

Schild m or f

  1. A surname​.