smid

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch smid, from Middle Dutch smit, from Old Dutch *smith, from Proto-Germanic *smiþaz.

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Noun[edit]

smid (plural smede)

  1. A smith.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch smit, from Old Dutch *smith, from Proto-Germanic *smiþaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /smɪt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: smid
  • Rhymes: -ɪt

Noun[edit]

smid m (plural smeden, diminutive smidje n)

  1. A smith, who forges metal.
  2. The tree frog species Hyla faber, whose call resounds like a smith's hammer coming down.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: smid
  • Negerhollands: smid
  • Papiamentu: smet, smid

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *smiþ.

Noun[edit]

smid m

  1. blacksmith

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References[edit]

  1. Köbler, Gerhard, Althochdeutsches Wörterbuch, (6. Auflage) 2014

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

smid n (plural smiduri)

  1. Alternative form of smidă

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

smid f (genitive singular smide, plural smidean)

  1. A word.
  2. A syllable.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Today used especially in the following phrase:
    cha tuirt e smid - he didn't say a word, he didn't utter a syllable

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