föda

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

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

Related termsEdit

  • födoämne

Etymology 2Edit

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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Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 23:50