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See also: Heit and -heit

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

heit n (genitive singular heits, nominative plural heit)

  1. promise, vow

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • heita (to be called; to promise)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

heit

  1. imperative of heita and heite

Old High GermanEdit

NounEdit

heit m

  1. Manner

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Joseph Wright, An Old High German Primer, Second Edition

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German heute, Dutch heden.

AdverbEdit

heit

  1. today

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian *atta, from Proto-Germanic *attô, from Proto-Indo-European *átta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

heit c (plural heiten, diminutive heitsje)

  1. father, dad

Coordinate termsEdit

See alsoEdit


WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse heitr, from Proto-Germanic *haitaz.

AdjectiveEdit

heit

  1. hot

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse heita, from Proto-Germanic *haitaną.

VerbEdit

hêit (present tense heit, passive heites)

  1. be called or named; have a name
  2. invoke
  3. swear, promise
  4. (impersonal, passive) be thought to be

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse heiti, from heita (to be named).

NounEdit

hêit n

  1. a name

SynonymsEdit