luid

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hlūdaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱlew-. Cognate to English loud.

Adjective[edit]

luid ‎(comparative luider, superlative luidst)

  1. loud
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of luid
uninflected luid
inflected luide
comparative luider
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial luid luider het luidst
het luidste
indefinite m./f. sing. luide luidere luidste
n. sing. luid luider luidste
plural luide luidere luidste
definite luide luidere luidste
partitive luids luiders

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch luut.

Noun[edit]

luid m ‎(plural luiden, diminutive luidje n)

  1. sound
  2. content

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

luid

  1. first-person singular present indicative of luiden
  2. imperative of luiden

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

luid

  1. Partitive plural form of luu.

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hljóð ‎(sound), from Proto-Germanic *hleuþą ‎(sound), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱlewe- ‎(to hear). Cognate with Danish lyd ‎(sound), Swedish ljud ‎(sound). More at loude.

Noun[edit]

luid ‎(plural luids)

  1. A Sound; noise; tone.
  2. The sound or intonation of the voice.
  3. A low indistinct sound.
  4. A whimper; moan; a peevish complaint.
  5. A humour; mood; state or frame of mind.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hljóða ‎(to sound).

Verb[edit]

luid ‎(third-person singular present luids, present participle luidin, past luidt, past participle luidt)

  1. (intransitive) To whimper; chatter; prate; talk incessantly.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

luid f ‎(genitive singular luide, plural luidean)

  1. rag, tatter
  2. (pejorative) slut, sloven, trollop