Low GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • kold (New Saxon Spelling)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German kōlt, kalt, from Old Saxon kald, from Proto-West Germanic *kald, from Proto-Germanic *kaldaz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gel-. The a became an o through the effect of the velarised l in the same manner as in Dutch koud and English cold. Cognate with Dutch koud, West Frisian kâld, German kalt, English cold, Danish kold.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

koolt (comparative köler, superlative köölst)

  1. cold

DeclensionEdit