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See also: glêd

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NorwegianEdit

VerbEdit

gled

  1. past of gli
  2. past of glide

ScotsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Early Scots gled, gledd, from Old Norse gleða. Cognate with Old English glida, English glede.

NounEdit

gled (plural gleds)

  1. The red kite (Milvus milvus)
  2. A hawk, harrier, or other bird of prey
  3. A greedy person
  4. A predator or plunderer

Etymology 2Edit

From Early Scots glaid, glad, from Old English glæd (bright; clear) and Old Norse glaðr (smooth; happy).

AdjectiveEdit

gled (comparative mair gled, superlative maist gled)

  1. glad
  2. Of the sky: clear, cloudless
  3. smooth, easy in motion, without much friction

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gled

  1. past tense of glida.