gjelda

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

gjelda m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of gjeld

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gjelda

  1. simple past and past participle of gjelde

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse gjalda

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gjelda (present tense gjeld, past tense galdt or gjaldt, past participle golde or gjeldt, present participle gjeldande, imperative gjeld)

  1. to be valid
  2. to count, matter (be of significance)
  3. to regard, concern (have to do with)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse gelda. Akin to English geld.

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gjelda (present tense gjeldar or gjelder, past tense gjelda or gjelde, past participle gjelda or gjeldt, present participle gjeldande, imperative gjeld)

  1. to geld, castrate
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gjelda f

  1. definite singular of gjeld

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