Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

gjelda m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of gjeld

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VerbEdit

gjelda

  1. simple past and past participle of gjelde

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse gjalda

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VerbEdit

gjelda (present tense gjeld, past tense galdt or gjaldt, past participle golde or gjeldt, present participle gjeldande, imperative gjeld)

  1. to be valid
  2. to count, matter (be of significance)
  3. to regard, concern (have to do with)

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse gelda. Akin to English geld.

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gjelda (present tense gjeldar or gjelder, past tense gjelda or gjelde, past participle gjelda or gjeldt, present participle gjeldande, imperative gjeld)

  1. to geld, castrate
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Etymology 3Edit

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NounEdit

gjelda f

  1. definite singular of gjeld

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