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See also: hjørð and hjörð

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hjǫrð, from Proto-Germanic *herdō, from Proto-Indo-European *kerdʰ- (file, row, herd). Compare Swedish and Norwegian hjord, Icelandic hjörð, English herd, German Herde.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jɔːrd/, [jɒːˀd̥]

NounEdit

hjord c (singular definite hjorden, plural indefinite hjorder or hjorde)

  1. herd

DeclensionEdit

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish hiorþ, from Old Norse hjǫrð, from Proto-Germanic *herdō, from Proto-Indo-European *kerdʰ- (file, row, herd).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hjord c

  1. herd; a number of beasts gathered

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hjord 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hjord hjorden hjordar hjordarna
Genitive hjords hjordens hjordars hjordarnas