hvad

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See also: hvað

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hvat, from Proto-Germanic *hwat, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷód, *kʷod.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vað/, [ʋæð̠˕ˠ], /va/, [ʋæ]
  • (exclamation) IPA(key): /vɑ/, [ʋɑ̈], /vað/, [ʋæð̠˕ˠ]
  • North Jutland: IPA(key): [ʍæð̠˕ˠ], [ʍæ][1]
  • Rhymes: -a, -ar, -ad

Pronoun[edit]

hvad

  1. what (interrogative pronoun)
    Hvad var det du sagde?
    What were you saying?
  2. what (relative pronoun), which

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Conjunction[edit]

hvad

  1. what (conjunction)
    Han ved hvad han vil have.
    He knows what he wants.

Interjection[edit]

hvad

  1. what

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Swedish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hvad n

  1. Obsolete spelling of vad

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