fryd

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse frygð (magnificence, splendour), cognate with Swedish fröjd. Possibly from Proto-Germanic *frewwiþō or *fruwwiþō, a variant of *frawiþō, which is found in Old High German frewida, German Freude, Dutch vreugd. The modern Danish word has been influenced by German.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fryːˀð/, [ˈfʁ̥yˀð], [ˈfʁ̥yðˀ]

Noun[edit]

fryd c (singular definite fryden, not used in plural form)

  1. joy, delight

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish fryd, from Old Norse frygð (magnificence, splendour); cognate with Old High German frewida, German Freude, and Icelandic frygð.

Noun[edit]

fryd m (definite singular fryden, indefinite plural fryder, definite plural frydene)

  1. joy, delight

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “fryd” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • fryd” in The Ordnett Dictionary

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Danish fryd, from Old Norse frygð (magnificence, splendour)

Noun[edit]

fryd m (definite singular fryden, indefinite plural frydar, definite plural frydane)

  1. joy, delight

Derived terms[edit]

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