sard

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See also: Sard and սարդ

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɑː(ɹ)d/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)d

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English sarde, borrowed from Old French sarde, from Latin sarda, sardius. Doublet of sardius.

Noun[edit]

sard (countable and uncountable, plural sards)

  1. (mineralogy) A variety of carnelian, of a rich reddish yellow or brownish red color.
  2. Any of various brownish red earth pigments formerly used in cosmetics and painting; has more yellow, hardly any blue (see puce), is lighter than russet and darker than traditional carnelian.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English serden, from Old English seorðan, borrowed from Old Norse serða, from Proto-Germanic *serþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sert- (to hit).

Verb[edit]

sard (third-person singular simple present sards, present participle sarding, simple past and past participle sarded)

  1. (obsolete) To have sexual intercourse with (a woman).
    Synonyms: fuck, jape, swive; see also Thesaurus:copulate with

Further reading[edit]

  • John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley, Slang and Its Analogues Past and Present (1903), page 101

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin sardus.

Adjective[edit]

sard (feminine sarda, masculine plural sards, feminine plural sardes)

  1. Sardinian (pertaining to Sardinia, to the Sardinian people, or to the Sardinian language)

Noun[edit]

sard m (plural sards, feminine sarda)

  1. Sardinian (an inhabitant of Sardinia)

sard m (uncountable)

  1. Sardinian (a Romance language indigenous to Sardinia)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Diplodus sargus01.jpg

By confusion with sard (Sardinian), from sarg, from Latin sargus.

Noun[edit]

sard m (plural sards)

  1. white seabream (a fish of species Diplodus sargus)
    Synonym: sarg

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Central Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Persian سرد(sard) from Middle Persian slt'.

Adjective[edit]

sard (sard)

  1. cold

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Sarde.

Adjective[edit]

sard m or n (feminine singular sardă, masculine plural sarzi, feminine and neuter plural sarde)

  1. Sardinian

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

sard m (plural sarzi)

  1. Sardinian (someone from Sardinia)

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin sardus. Doublet of sardin and sardell.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sard c

  1. Sardinian (person from Sardinia)

Declension[edit]

Declension of sard 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sard sarden sarder sarderna
Genitive sards sardens sarders sardernas

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