Last modified on 19 August 2014, at 02:50
See also: nod, Nod, NOD, -nod, and -nöd

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse hnot (nut), from Proto-Germanic *hnuts, from Proto-Indo-European *knu-, *kneu-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nød c (singular definite nødden, plural indefinite nødder)

  1. nut (a seed with a hard shell)
Related termsEdit
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse nauð, from Proto-Germanic *naudiz, *nauþiz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nøːd/, [nøðˀ]

NounEdit

nød c (singular definite nøden, not used in plural form)

  1. distress
  2. need, necessity
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See nyde.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nøːd/, [nøðˀ]

VerbEdit

nød

  1. past tense of nyde

NorwegianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nauð, nauðr, from Proto-Germanic *naudiz, *nauþiz.

NounEdit

nød

  1. want, poverty
  2. distress, in danger
    (Bokmål) De er i nød ute på havet!
    (Nynorsk) Dei er i nød ute på havet!
    They are in distress at sea!

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “noed” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.