EnglishEdit

NounEdit

forbod

  1. Alternative form of forbode
    • 1619, Henry Ainsworth, Annotations Upon the Fifth Book of Moses, Called Deuteronomie, Deuteronomie, Ch. IIII, notes on verse 23:
      Gods Precepts in the Decalogue, are for the most part forbods, or prohibitions; yet usually called commandements.

VerbEdit

forbod

  1. obsolete simple past of forbid.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *furibudą, equivalent to for- +‎ bod. Cognate with Old High German firbot (>German Verbot), Dutch verbod.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

forbod n (nominative plural forbodu)

  1. a forbidding, forbode, prohibition

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: forbod