ombud

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of ombudsman.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ombud (plural ombuds)

  1. (informal) ombudsman

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of ombudsmann

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ombud n (definite singular ombudet, indefinite plural ombud, definite plural ombuda or ombudene)

  1. ombudsman

Synonyms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish umbuþ‚ from Old Norse umboð. Akin to om +‎ bud.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ombud n

  1. a proxy, a representative, a delegate
  2. (law) agent (someone who acts on behalf of the principal)
  3. (law) legal representative, attorney

Declension[edit]

Declension of ombud 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ombud ombudet ombud ombuden
Genitive ombuds ombudets ombuds ombudens

Derived terms[edit]