sæd

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɛːd/, [sɛːˀð]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sáð(seed), from Proto-Germanic *sēdiz.

Noun[edit]

sæd c ( singular definite sæden, not used in plural form)

  1. seed, semen, sperm
  2. seed (fertilized grain)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse siðr.

Noun[edit]

sæd c ( singular definite sæden, plural indefinite sæder)

  1. custom
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sáð, from Proto-Germanic *sēdiz.

Noun[edit]

sæd m (definite singular sæden) (uncountable)

  1. semen, sperm
  2. (agriculture) seed (anything that can be sown that yields a crop)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sáð, from Proto-Germanic *sēdiz.

Noun[edit]

sæd m (definite singular sæden) (uncountable)

  1. semen, sperm

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sadaz, from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂-. Cognate with Old Frisian sed (West Frisian sêd), Old Saxon sad, Dutch zat, Old High German sat (German satt), Old Norse saðr, Gothic 𐍃𐌰𐌸𐍃(saþs).

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Adjective[edit]

sæd

  1. full, sated
  2. weary
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sēdiz(seed; that which can be sown). Cognate with Old Frisian sēd (West Frisian sied), Old Saxon sād (Low German Saad), Dutch zaad, Old High German sāt (German Saat), Old Norse sáð (Danish sæd, Swedish säd), Gothic 𐍃𐌴𐌸𐍃(sēþs).

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Noun[edit]

sǣd n (nominative plural sæd)

  1. seed
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