seldan

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *seldana. Cognate with Old High German seltan, Old Norse sjaldan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsel.dɑn/, [ˈseɫ.dɑn]

Adverb[edit]

seldan

  1. seldom, rarely

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: selden, seilden, seldom

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *seldana. Cognate with Old English seldan, seldum, Old High German seltan, Old Norse sjaldan.

Adverb[edit]

seldan

  1. seldom