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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *kaldaz. Cognate with Old Frisian kald, Old Saxon kald, Old Dutch kalt, Old High German kalt, Old Norse kaldr, Gothic 𐌺𐌰𐌻𐌳𐍃 (kalds).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃæ͜ɑld/, [t͡ʃæ͜ɑɫd]

AdjectiveEdit

ċeald (comparative ċealdra, superlative ċealdost) (West Saxon)

  1. cold

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: cheald, chald, cheld, cald, cold