ráð

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ráð.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ráð n (genitive singular ráðs, plural ráð)

  1. advice
  2. plan
  3. council

Declension[edit]

Declension of ráð
n4 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative ráð ráðið ráð ráðini
accusative ráð ráðið ráð ráðini
dative ráð, ráði ráðnum ráðum ráðunum
genitive ráðs ráðsins ráða ráðanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ráð, from Proto-Norse *ᚱᚨᛞᚨᛉ (rādaz), Proto-Germanic *rēdaz. Cognate with Old Frisian rēd, Old Saxon rād (Dutch raad ‘advice’), Old High German rāt (German Rat ‘advice’), Danish råd, Swedish råd ‘advice, way out’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ráð n (genitive singular ráðs, nominative plural ráð)

  1. advice, counsel
  2. plan
  3. council (body of advisors)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Norse *ᚱᚨᛞᚨᛉ (rādaz), from Proto-Germanic *rēdaz. Cognate with Old English rǣd, Old High German rāt (advice) (German Rat (advice))

Noun[edit]

ráð n (genitive ráðs, plural ráð)

  1. advice, counsel
  2. council (body of advisors)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Faroese: ráð
  • Icelandic: ráð
  • Norwegian Bokmål: råd
  • Old Swedish: rāþ
  • Danish: råd