bråd

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bráðr (hasty, sudden), from Proto-Germanic *brēþaz (hot, in a hurry, rushed), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrē-, *bʰerē- (steam, vapour), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰer- (to seethe, toss about, cook).

Adjective[edit]

bråd (comparative brådare, superlative brådast)

  1. sudden, fast, busy, full of hurry
    ond, bråd död
    evil and sudden death (i.e. a murder)
    bråda dagar
    busy days

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