EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compare Old French gaide, French guède, from Old High German; or compare French gaude. See also woad.

NounEdit

goud (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) woad

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

goud (plural gouds)

  1. Alternative form of gourde (Haitian currency)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for goud in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
Au
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Next: kwik (Hg)

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch goud, from Middle Dutch gout, from Old Dutch golt, from Proto-Germanic *gulþą.

NounEdit

goud (uncountable)

  1. gold

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch gouden.

AdjectiveEdit

goud (attributive goue, comparative gouer, superlative goudste)

  1. made out of gold
  2. golden, gold-coloured

DutchEdit

Chemical element
Au
Previous: platina (Pt)
Next: kwik (Hg)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch gout, from Old Dutch golt, from Proto-West Germanic *golþ, from Proto-Germanic *gulþą.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɣɑu̯t/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: goud
  • Rhymes: -ɑu̯t

NounEdit

goud n (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) gold
    zwart goud - oil
    zwart goud - vinyl record
    blauw goud - water
  2. (heraldry) or, gold

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: goud
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: gautu
  • Negerhollands: gaut, goud, gout
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: gaut
  • Sranan Tongo: gowtu

Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French gourde.

NounEdit

goud

  1. gourde (Haitian currency)

Saterland FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian gōd, from Proto-Germanic *gōdaz. More at good.

AdjectiveEdit

goud (comparative beeter, superlative bääst)

  1. good

ReferencesEdit

  • Marron C. Fort (2015), “goud”, in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch mit einer phonologischen und grammatischen Übersicht, Buske, →ISBN

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian gold, from Proto-West Germanic *golþ. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

goud n (no plural)

  1. gold
  2. gold jewelry
  3. gold coins
  4. riches, treasure

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

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