grut

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

grut n (plural grutten, diminutive grutje n)

  1. (countable and uncountable) groat, broken-up or grinded 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!
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North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

grut (comparative gruter, superlative grutst)

  1. (Mooring) big, large

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Old Norse grautr; from which Icelandic grautur (porridge), Swedish gröt.

Noun[edit]

grūt f (indeclinable, but also dative grȳt)

  1. malt mash
    • O. Cockayne, ed.; Leechdoms, Wortcunning, and Starcraft of early England, Master of the Rolls Series, 3 vols. London, 1864-1866; Vol II, page 74, line 9:
      Grút mealtes

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • grut in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary

West Frisian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grut (inflected grutte)

  1. big, large; great