hode

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English hodien, from Old English hādian (to ordain, consecrate). More at hade.

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hode (third-person singular simple present hodes, present participle hoding, simple past and past participle hoded)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) To ordain; consecrate; admit to a religious order.

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hode f (plural hoden, diminutive hoodje n)

  1. (archaic) testicle

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hǫfuð, from Proto-Germanic *hafudą or *habudą, northern form of *haubudą, from Proto-Indo-European *kauput-, *kaput- (head).

Noun[edit]

hode n (definite singular hodet; indefinite plural hoder; definite plural hoda/hodene)

  1. head

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