kvæde

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kvɛːdə/, [ˈkʰvɛːðə].

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German quede ‎(quince).

Noun[edit]

kvæde c (singular definite kvæden, plural indefinite kvæder)

  1. quince, Cydonia oblonga
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse kveða, from Proto-Germanic *kweþaną ‎(to say), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷét- ‎(to say, speak).

Verb[edit]

kvæde ‎(imperative kvæd, infinitive at kvæde, present tense kvæder, past tense kvad, perfect tense har kvædet)

  1. to chant, to sing

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