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See also: foda, foeda, and fœða

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SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse fœða (food), from Proto-Germanic *fōdô, from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂-. Cognate with Danish føde, Icelandic fæða, English food.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈføːˌda/
  • (file)

NounEdit

föda c (uncountable)

  1. food; sustenance
    Är han gammal nog att äta fast föda än?
    Is he old enough to eat solid food yet?

DeclensionEdit

Declension of föda 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative föda födan
Genitive födas födans

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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish fø̄þa, from Old Norse fœða (to feed, to give birth), from Proto-Germanic *fōdijaną. Cognate with Danish føde, Icelandic fæða, English feed, Dutch voeden.

VerbEdit

föda

  1. to feed
  2. to give birth to

ConjugationEdit

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