grut

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grut n ‎(plural grutten, diminutive grutje n)

  1. (countable and uncountable) broken-up or grinded grain
  2. (countable) small stuff, little things
  3. (uncountable) children

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