bloed

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See also: blöd and bloed-

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch bloed, from Middle Dutch bloet, from Old Dutch bluot, from Proto-Germanic *blōþą.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blut/, [blut], [blɯt]

Noun[edit]

bloed (uncountable)

  1. blood

Derived terms[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blut/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bloed
  • Rhymes: -ut

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch bloet, from Old Dutch bluot, from Proto-Germanic *blōþą. Cognate with West Frisian bloed, English blood, German Blut, Danish blod.

Noun[edit]

bloed n (uncountable)

  1. blood
    Bloed is rood.
    Blood is red.
  2. (figuratively) a grave consequence, a high price
  3. (metonymically) a whole body; especially (plural also (archaic) bloeien in this sense) a (poor) person
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: bloed
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: blutu

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

bloed

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bloeden
  2. imperative of bloeden

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian blōd, from Proto-Germanic *blōþą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bloed n (no plural)

  1. blood

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bloed (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011