föda

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse fœða (food), from Proto-Germanic *fōdô, from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂-. Cognate with Danish føde, Icelandic fæða, English food.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

föda c (uncountable)

  1. food; sustenance
    Är han gammal nog att äta fast föda än?
    Is he old enough to eat solid food yet?

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse fœða (to feed, to give birth), from Proto-Germanic *fōdijaną. Cognate with Danish føde, Icelandic fæða, English feed, Dutch voeden.

Verb[edit]

föda

  1. to feed
  2. to give birth to

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]