See also: Dd, DD, .dd, d.d., -dd, D.D., D&D, and ḏd

TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (roman numeral): DD, M, m

NumberEdit

dd

  1. (informal) A Roman numeral representing one thousand (1000).

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

dd

  1. day, in two-digit, numeric format, as in dd/mm/yyyy

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Abbreviation of du da?, directly translated as "you then?".

PronunciationEdit

PhraseEdit

dd

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of du da? (and you? what about you?).
    jeg bare chiller, dd?
    I am just chilling, and you?
Usage notesEdit

Usage is mostly by teenagers and youth online and in text messaging, most commonly combined with other initialisms from both Norwegian and English.

Etymology 2Edit

Abbreviation of dag (day).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dd

  1. Abbreviation of dag (day), in a two-digit numeric format used for dates
    dd/mm/åååådd/mm/yyyy
    Synonym: dag
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Related termsEdit


SwedishEdit

PhraseEdit

dd

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Initialism of du ? (and you? what about you?).

Usage notesEdit

Is usually preceded by vgd


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

dd (lower case, upper case Dd)

  1. The sixth letter of the Welsh alphabet, called èdd and written in the Latin script. It is preceded by d and followed by e.

Usage notesEdit

Like the other Welsh digraphs, dd is considered a distinct letter of the Welsh alphabet for all purposes, including collation. Thus, ddoe is alphabetically sorted after dydd.

MutationEdit

  • dd cannot be mutated in Welsh.

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Further readingEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “dd”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies