See also: kid, kith, and kiþ

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kið, from Proto-Germanic *kidją (kid).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kið n (genitive singular kiðs, nominative plural kið)

  1. kid (young goat)

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *kidją (goatling, kid).

NounEdit

kið n

  1. a goatling, kid

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: kið
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: kje
  • Norwegian Bokmål: kje
  • Old Swedish: kiþ
  • Danish: kid
    • Norwegian Bokmål: kid (goatling mutton)
  • Middle English: kydde, kide, kid