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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From for- (front, coveted, valuable) and del (part). In the sense advantage from Middle Low German vordel.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fordeːl/, [ˈfoɐ̯d̥eːˀl]

NounEdit

fordel c (singular definite fordelen, plural indefinite fordele)

  1. advantage, merit
  2. front part, anterior part
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See fordele

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fordeːl/, [foɐ̯ˈd̥eːˀl]

VerbEdit

fordel

  1. imperative of fordele

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German vordél

NounEdit

fordel m (definite singular fordelen, indefinite plural fordeler, definite plural fordelene)

  1. an advantage.
    til fordel for - in favour of
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

fordel

  1. imperative of fordele

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

fordel m (definite singular fordelen, indefinite plural fordelar, definite plural fordelane)

  1. an advantage

Derived termsEdit


ScotsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

fordal, fordle, fardel, fordell

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /fordl/

NounEdit

fordel

  1. (archaic) Advantage, profit, progress, advancement.
  2. The first place; lead; precedence; preference.

VerbEdit

fordel

  1. To store; lay past; keep in reserve; hoard.

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