viðr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *widuz (wood). Cognate with Old English widu, wudu, Old Saxon widu, Old High German witu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ˈwiðr̩/

Noun[edit]

viðr m (genitive viðar, plural viðir)

  1. wood
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Icelandic: viður m
  • Faroese: viður m
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: ved m
  • Norwegian Bokmål: ved m
  • Swedish: ved c
  • Danish: ved n

Etymology 2[edit]

Preposition[edit]

viðr

  1. Alternative form of við