See also: Heid and -heid

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

heid

  1. (Northern) Alternative form of heed

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From heiðr (brightness, honor, worth)

AdjectiveEdit

heid

  1. gleaming

ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English heid, heifd, northern forms of heed, heved, from Old English hēafod (compare English head), from Proto-Germanic *haubudą (compare Dutch hoofd, German Haupt, Swedish huvud), from Proto-Indo-European *kauput-, *káput- (head) (compare Latin caput), a variant of Proto-Indo-European *kapōlo (head, bowl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

heid (plural heids)

  1. head

SynonymsEdit


VepsEdit

PronounEdit

heid

  1. partitive of