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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German vremede, from Old Saxon fremithi, from Proto-Germanic *framaþiz.

AdjectiveEdit

fremmed (neuter fremmed, plural and definite singular attributive fremmede)

  1. foreign (belonging to a different culture)
  2. unfamiliar
  3. strange
  4. (as a noun) stranger, visitor, foreigner

Middle EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fremmed

  1. Alternative form of fremde

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German vremede, from Old Saxon fremithi. Cognates include Danish fremmed, German fremd, Dutch vreemd, Scots frempt, fremmit, and Old English fremede

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fremmed

  1. foreign
  2. alien

InflectionEdit

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “fremmed” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • Falk, Hjalmar; Torp, Alf (1903–06) Etymologisk ordbog over det norske og det danske sprog [Etymological Dictionary of the Norwegian and Danish Languages], page 197