jorde

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

jorde c

  1. indefinite plural of jord

Verb[edit]

jorde (imperative jord, infinitive at jorde, present tense jorder, past tense jordede, perfect tense har jordet)

  1. (of person) to put down, to flatten, to floor
  2. to bury or inter (something or someone)
  3. (electricity, slang) to earth (UK) or ground (US) (something)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

A blending of jord and gjerde

Noun[edit]

jorde n (definite singular jordet, indefinite plural jorder, definite plural jorda or jordene)

  1. (agriculture) a field
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse jarða (sense 1)

Verb[edit]

jorde (imperative jord, present tense jorder, passive jordes, simple past and past participle jorda or jordet, present participle jordende)

  1. to bury (something)
  2. (electricity) to earth (UK) or ground (US) (something)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Blend of jord +‎ gjerde.

Noun[edit]

jorde n (definite singular jordet, indefinite plural jorde, definite plural jorda)

  1. (agriculture) a field
    Synonym: åker

Etymology 2[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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From Old Norse jarða, with its vowel probably influenced by jord from Old Norse jǫrð.

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Verb[edit]

jorde (present tense jordar, past tense jorda, past participle jorda, passive infinitive jordast, present participle jordande, imperative jord)

  1. (transitive) to bury, inter
  2. (transitive, electricity) to connect electrically to the earth; to earth (UK); to ground (US)
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