See also: Arbeid

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch arbeit, from Old Dutch arbeit, from Proto-Germanic *arbaidiz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑrbɛi̯t/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ar‧beid

NounEdit

arbeid m (uncountable)

  1. labour, work
    werk
  2. labour (act of childbirth)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: arbeid

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Middle Low German arbeit, from Proto-Germanic *arbaidiz. Compare with Swedish arbete, Danish arbejde, and Faroese arbeiði.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

arbeid n (definite singular arbeidet, indefinite plural arbeid or arbeider, definite plural arbeida or arbeidene)

  1. work
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

arbeid

  1. imperative of arbeide

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Low German arbeit, from Proto-Germanic *arbaidiz. Compare Swedish arbete, Danish arbejde, Faroese arbeiði.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

arbeid n (definite singular arbeidet, indefinite plural arbeid, definite plural arbeida)

  1. work

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Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

arbeid

  1. imperative of arbeide

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