See also: förbud

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse forboð, from Proto-Germanic *furibudą, cognate with Swedish förbud, German Verbot. Verbalnoun of the verb *furibeudaną, see forbyde.

NounEdit

forbud n (singular definite forbuddet, plural indefinite forbud)

  1. ban
  2. prohibition
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From for- (before) +‎ bud (messenger). Calque of German Vorbote. Compare also Swedish förebud, Swedish förbud.

NounEdit

forbud n (singular definite forbuddet, plural indefinite forbud)

  1. (obsolete) harbinger (a person announcing something in advance)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb forby

NounEdit

forbud n (definite singular forbudet, indefinite plural forbud, definite plural forbuda or forbudene)

  1. a ban
  2. prohibition

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