vred

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See also: vřed and vřěd

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vreːˀð/, [ˈʋʁæˀð], [ˈʋʁæðˀ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Danish wreth, Old West Norse reiðr (angry), from Proto-Germanic *wraiþaz, cognate with Norwegian Nynorsk vreid, Swedish vred, English wroth, Dutch wreed.

Adjective[edit]

vred (neuter vredt, plural and definite singular attributive vrede)

  1. angry
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of vred
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular vred vredere vredest2
Neuter singular vredt vredere vredest2
Plural vrede vredere vredest2
Definite attributive1 vrede vredere vredeste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

vred

  1. past tense of vride

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

vred

  1. simple past of vri

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vreːd/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eːd

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish vridh, derivation of Old Swedish vriþa (to wring, to twist).

Noun[edit]

vred n

  1. handle, knob, pinion
Declension[edit]
Declension of vred 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vred vredet vred vreden
Genitive vreds vredets vreds vredens

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish vrēþer, from Old Norse vreiðr (angry), from Proto-Germanic *wraiþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wreyt-.

Adjective[edit]

vred

  1. angry, wroth
Usage notes[edit]
  • Neuter gender absolute form (which would be vrett, analogous with led, sned) is never used.[1] Instead use the synonym vredgad, neuter vredgat.
Declension[edit]
Inflection of vred
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular vred vredare vredast
Neuter singular - vredare vredast
Plural vreda vredare vredast
Masculine plural3 vrede vredare vredast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 vrede vredare vredaste
All vreda vredare vredaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

vred

  1. past tense of vrida.

References[edit]

Anagrams[edit]