grut

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch grutte, gurte, from Old Dutch *grutti, from Proto-Germanic *grutją.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣrʏt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʏt

Noun[edit]

grut n (plural grutten, diminutive grutje n)

  1. (countable and uncountable) groat, broken-up or ground grain
  2. (countable) small stuff, little things
  3. (uncountable) children
    Zeg, wilt g' uw klein grut 'ne keer bijhouden? Da staat hier altijd maar te jengelen, te janken en te bleiten rond m'n benen, om zot van te worden!
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

grut

  1. Alternative form of growte

North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian grāt, from Proto-Germanic *grautaz.

Adjective[edit]

grut (comparative gruter, superlative grutst)

  1. (Mooring) big, large

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Old Norse grjót (rubble), Norwegian graut (porridge).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ɡrʉːt/

Noun[edit]

grut m (definite singular gruten, uncountable)

  1. coffee grounds

References[edit]

“grut” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Old Norse grjót (rubble), Norwegian graut (porridge).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ɡrʉːt/

Noun[edit]

grut m (definite singular gruten, uncountable)

  1. coffee grounds

Usage notes[edit]

  • Prior to a 2018 spelling decision, this noun was also considered grammatically neuter.

References[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from a Proto-Germanic *grūtą, *grutą, probably related to *greutą (grit). Compare Old Norse grautr; from which Icelandic grautur (porridge), Swedish gröt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grūt f

  1. malt mash

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: growte, grout

References[edit]


West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian grāt, from Proto-Germanic *grautaz.

Adjective[edit]

grut

  1. big, large
  2. great

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of grut
uninflected grut
inflected grutte
comparative grutter
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial grut grutter it grutst
it grutste
indefinite c. sing. grutte gruttere grutste
n. sing. grut grutter grutste
plural grutte gruttere grutste
definite grutte gruttere grutste
partitive gruts grutters

Further reading[edit]

  • grut (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Yola[edit]

Noun[edit]

grut

  1. Alternative form of gurt