sold

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See also: Sold and șold

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sold

  1. simple past tense and past participle of sell
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English solde, sould, soud, from Old French solde, soulde, soude. See soldier, and compare sou. Compare Danish sold, from Low German.

Noun[edit]

sold

  1. (obsolete) salary; military pay

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for sold in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sáld, from Proto-Germanic *sēdlą (sieve).

Noun[edit]

sold n (singular definite soldet, plural indefinite sold)

  1. sieve

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German solt.

Noun[edit]

sold

  1. a wage, especially one paid to mercenaries

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French solde.

Noun[edit]

sold n (plural solduri)

  1. (finance) balance

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