abbedi

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German abbedie, from Medieval Latin abbātia, from abbas, from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶς (abbâs), from Aramaic אבא(’abbā, father).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abedi/, [ɑb̥eˈd̥iˀ], [ab̥eˈd̥iˀ]

Noun[edit]

abbedi n (singular definite abbediet, plural indefinite abbedier)

  1. abbey (monastery headed by an abbot)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Tautra Mariakloster in Tautra, Norway.

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German abbedie (abbey), from Medieval Latin abbātia (abbey), from both Latin abbās (abbot), from Ancient Greek ἀββᾶς (abbâs), alternative form of ἀββα (abba, father; title of respect given to abbots) from Aramaic אבא(’abbā, father), from Proto-Semitic *ʔabw- (father), from Proto-Afroasiatic *ʔab-, ultimately an onomatopoeic nursery word + and from Latin -ia, from Ancient Greek -ίᾱ (-íā), -ία (-ía) and -εια (-eia), from Proto-Indo-European *-i-eh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abəˈdiː/
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  • Rhymes: -iː
  • Hyphenation: ab‧be‧di

Noun[edit]

abbedi n (definite singular abbediet, indefinite plural abbedi or abbedier, definite plural abbedia or abbediene)

  1. (Christianity) an abbey (monastery headed by an abbot)
    • 1987, Sissel Lange-Nielsen, Laokoon, page 109:
      som levebrød fikk jeg tildelt et godt abbedi som innbragte meg 12000 dukater årlig
      as a livelihood, I was assigned a good abbey that brought me 12,000 ducats annually

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German abbedie, from Medieval Latin abbātia

Noun[edit]

abbedi n (definite singular abbediet, indefinite plural abbedi, definite plural abbedia)

  1. an abbey (monastery headed by an abbot)

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