møde

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived form the verb. Compare also Swedish möte n. It has replaced the older word Old Norse mót, derived from *mōtą, which has survived in Danish only as the preposition mod, imod.

Noun[edit]

møde n (singular definite mødet, plural indefinite møder)

  1. meeting
  2. encounter
  3. appointment
  4. conference
  5. rally
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse mœta (to meet), from Proto-Germanic *mōtijaną, cognate with Swedish möta, English meet, Dutch moeten. Derived from *mōtą, hence Old Norse mót, English moot.

Verb[edit]

møde (imperative mød, infinitive at møde, present tense møder, past tense mødte, perfect tense har mødt)

  1. to meet, encounter (transitive)
  2. to show up (intransitive, normally with a preposition phrase)
  3. (passive) to meet (reciprocal), see mødes
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mœði. Doublet of møye.

Noun[edit]

møde f or m (definite singular møda or møden, indefinite plural møder, definite plural mødene)

  1. tiredness

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mœða.

Verb[edit]

møde (present tense møder, past tense mødde, past participle mødd/mødt, passive infinitive mødast, present participle mødande, imperative mød)

  1. (transitive) to make weary, wear out
  2. (reflexive) to toil
  3. (transitive) to bother

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

møde f (definite singular møda, indefinite plural møder, definite plural mødene)

  1. tiredness, fatigue
  2. a bother

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