pund

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse pund, from Proto-Germanic *pundą, from Latin pondus.

Noun[edit]

pund n (singular definite pundet, plural indefinite pund)

  1. pound (currency)
  2. unit of mass, usually between 350 and 500 g (496 g in Denmark before 1839)

Declension[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse pund, from Proto-Germanic *pundą, from Latin pondo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pund n (genitive singular punds, plural pund)

  1. pound (weight or currency)

Declension[edit]

Declension of pund
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative pund pundið pund pundini
accusative pund pundið pund pundini
dative pundi pundinum pundum pundunum
genitive punds pundsins punda pundanna

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

pund

  1. Romanization of 𐍀𐌿𐌽𐌳

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pondus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pund n (genitive singular punds, nominative plural pund)

  1. pound (unit of weight / mass)
    1. a traditional unit in Iceland (standardized at 498 grams or, informally, 500 g), 12 merkur
    2. various similar units from other areas, most commonly the avoirdupois pound (453.59237 g)
  2. pound (unit of currency)
  3. (uncountable) wealth, possessions
  4. (uncountable, figuratively) talents, gifts; merit, worth

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse pund, from Latin pondus

Noun[edit]

pund n (definite singular pundet, indefinite plural pund, definite plural punda or pundene)

  1. a pound (monetary unit in the United Kingdom, Egypt, etc.)
  2. a pound (former unit of weight in Norway, the term is still used for pound weights in other contexts)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse pund, from Latin pondus

Noun[edit]

pund n (definite singular pundet, indefinite plural pund, definite plural punda)

  1. a pound (monetary unit in the United Kingdom, Egypt, etc.)
  2. a pound (former unit of weight in Norway)

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *pundą, from Latin pondus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pund n

  1. pound (weight or currency)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish pund, from Old Norse pund, from Proto-Germanic *pundą, from Latin pondo.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pund n

  1. a pound (unit of mass)
  2. a pound (currency), capital, resources

Declension[edit]

Declension of pund 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pund pundet pund punden
Genitive punds pundets punds pundens

Related terms[edit]