hjoed

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian hiōda, hiūdega. A contraction of the instrumental phrase *hiū dega (this day), from Proto-Germanic *hiz (from which also hy) + *dagaz (from which dei).

Cognate with Old English hēodæg, Old Saxon hiudu, hūdigu, Dutch heden (also huidig), German heute.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hjoed

  1. today
Last modified on 11 January 2014, at 03:04