förbjuda

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Etymology[edit]

According to NE: From Old Swedish forbiuþa, probably from Old English forbēodan or Old Saxon forbeodan.[1]
According to SAOB online: From Old Swedish forbiuþa, despite its early use in Swedish it is most probable that it is from Middle Low German.[2]
Both ultimately from Proto-Germanic *furibeudaną, from *furi- +‎ *beudaną.
Cognate with Danish forbyde, Norwegian Bokmål forby, Norwegian Nynorsk forby, forbyde, forbyda, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌱𐌹𐌿𐌳𐌰𐌽 (faurbiudan), English forbid, German verbieten, Dutch verbieden. Equivalent to för- +‎ bjuda.

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förbjuda

  1. to forbid, to prohibit, to ban (to disallow)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ förbjuda in Nationalencyklopedin (needs an authorization fee).
  2. ^ förbjuda in Svenska Akademiens ordbok online.