fylde

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse fylla, fyllr.

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fylde c (singular definite fylden, not used in plural form)

  1. wealth, abundance

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Danish fyllæ, from Old Norse fylla, from Proto-Germanic *fullijaną.

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Verb[edit]

fylde (imperative fyld, infinitive at fylde, present tense fylder, past tense fyldte, perfect tense er/har fyldt)

  1. fill
  2. fill up
  3. load
  4. take up (room or space)
    Den fyldte hele rummet.
    It took up the entire room.
  5. turn (some age)
    Jeg fylder 50 i morgen.
    I'm turning 50 tomorrow.
  6. stuff (in cooking)
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