gråd

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See also: grad, graad, Grad, and grád

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse grátr, from Proto-Germanic *grētaz. Cognate with Norwegian gråt, Swedish gråt, and Gothic 𐌲𐍂𐌴𐍄𐍃 (grēts). Derived from the verb Proto-Germanic *grētaną (to weep).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡ̊ʁɔˀð], [ˈɡ̊ʁɔðˀ]

Noun[edit]

gråd c (singular definite gråden, not used in plural form)

  1. crying, weeping
  2. tears
    Hun så ud, som om hun lige var ved at briste i gråd.
    She looked as though she was just about to burst into tears.