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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch grutte, gurte, from Old Dutch *grutti, from Proto-Germanic *grutją.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grut n (plural grutten, diminutive grutje n)

  1. (countable and uncountable) groat, broken-up or grinded grain
  2. (countable) small stuff, little things
  3. (uncountable) children
    Zeg, wilt g'uw klein grut 'ne keer bijhouden? Da staat hier altijd maar te jengelen, te janken en te bleiten rond m'n benen, om zot van te worden!
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North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian grāt, from Proto-Germanic *grautaz.

AdjectiveEdit

grut (comparative gruter, superlative grutst)

  1. (Mooring) big, large

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Old Norse grautr; from which Icelandic grautur (porridge), Swedish gröt.

NounEdit

grūt f (indeclinable, but also dative grȳt)

  1. malt mash
    • O. Cockayne, ed.; Leechdoms, Wortcunning, and Starcraft of early England, Master of the Rolls Series, 3 vols. London, 1864-1866; Vol II, page 74, line 9:
      Grút mealtes

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • grut in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary

West FrisianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grut (inflected grutte)

  1. big, large; great