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DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch geit, from Old Dutch *geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɣɛi̯t/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: geit
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯t

NounEdit

geit f (plural geiten, diminutive geitje n)

  1. goat, any member of the genus Capra
  2. goat, Capra aegagrus, or the domesticated goat, Capra aegagrus hircus
  3. Any female of the genus Capra or of the above (sub)species.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

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FaroeseEdit

 
geit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geit f (genitive singular geitar, plural geitir)

  1. goat

DeclensionEdit

Declension of geit
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative geit geitin geitir geitirnar
accusative geit geitina geitir geitirnar
dative geit geitini geitum geitunum
genitive geitar geitarinnar geita geitanna

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IcelandicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geit f (genitive singular geitar, nominative plural geitur)

  1. a goat

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geit f (genitive singular geite, nominative plural geiteanna)

  1. a jump, a start

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
geit gheit ngeit
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

geit

  1. Alternative form of ȝit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

NounEdit

geit f or m (definite singular geita or geiten, indefinite plural geiter, definite plural geitene)

  1. a goat

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geit f (definite singular geita, indefinite plural geiter, definite plural geitene)

  1. a goat

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *gaits.

NounEdit

geit c (plural geiten, diminutive geitsje)

  1. goat

Further readingEdit

  • geit”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011