viðr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[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]

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian: ved m
  • Swedish: ved c