hod

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English[edit]

Three men, each carrying a hod of bricks

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Etymology 1[edit]

Etymology uncertain, but apparently related to Scots hod ‎(to jog along on horseback), Scots houd, howd ‎(to sway, rock from side to side, wriggle, bob up and down). Probably all from Old English hūdenian ‎(to shake, sway, rock back and forth), from Proto-Germanic *hud- ‎(to shake). Related to Scots hodder ‎(to plod, stump or jog along), Low German hūdern ‎(to shake, shudder). Compare also hoddle.

Verb[edit]

hod ‎(third-person singular simple present hods, present participle hodding, simple past and past participle hodded)

  1. (intransitive) To bob up and down on horseback; jog.

Etymology 2[edit]

Alteration of Middle English hott ‎(pannier), from Old French hotte, from Frankish *hotta ‎(basket).

Noun[edit]

hod ‎(plural hods)

  1. A three-sided box for carrying bricks or other construction materials, often mortar. It bears a long handle and is carried over the shoulder.
  2. A receptacle for carrying coal.
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *xodъ, from Proto-Indo-European *sod-.

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Noun[edit]

hȏd m ‎(Cyrillic spelling хо̑д)

  1. walk, gait
  2. pace

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Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

hod

  1. throw

External links[edit]

  • hod in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk