ald

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See also: áld, âld, and åld.

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ald

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌻𐌳

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aldaz ‎(grown-up), originally a participle form of *alaną ‎(to grow up), corresponding to Latin altus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ald

  1. Alternative form of eald

Descendants[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aldaz ‎(grown-up), from Proto-Indo-European *altós, *h₂eltós ‎(grow, nourish), from *h₂el- ‎(grow, nourish). Compare Old Frisian ald, Old English eald, ald, Old High German alt.

Adjective[edit]

ald (comparative aldiro, superlative aldist)

  1. old

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Low German: old
    • Low German: old