billede

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish beletæ, borrowed from Middle Low German bilede, belde, Old Saxon bilithi, from Proto-West Germanic *biliþī (picture, image), cognate with German Bild. Old Norse bilæti (icon) is also borrowed from Low German.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeləðə/, [ˈb̥elð̩ð̩], [ˈb̥elð̩]

Noun[edit]

billede n (singular definite billedet, plural indefinite billeder, in compounds: billed-)

  1. picture, image
    stjæle billedetto draw attention to oneself, to overshadow
    tegne et billede afto describe, to outline, to portray
  2. photo
    tage et billedeto take a picture

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