DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse pund, from Proto-Germanic *pundą, cognate with English pound, German Pfund. An early loan from Latin pondō (by weight).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pund n (singular definite pundet, plural indefinite pund)

  1. pound (currency)
  2. (historical or referring to foreign cultures) pound (unit of mass, usually between 350 and 500 g; 496 g in Denmark before 1839)
  3. half a kilo (informal unit of mass, mostly used of foods or the weight of people)

InflectionEdit

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse pund, from Proto-Germanic *pundą, from Latin pondo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pund n (genitive singular punds, plural pund)

  1. pound (weight or currency)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of pund
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative pund pundið pund pundini
accusative pund pundið pund pundini
dative pundi pundinum pundum pundunum
genitive punds pundsins punda pundanna

Derived termsEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

pund

  1. Romanization of 𐍀𐌿𐌽𐌳

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pondus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pund n (genitive singular punds, nominative plural pund)

  1. pound (unit of weight / mass)
    1. a traditional unit in Iceland (standardized at 498 grams or, informally, 500 g), 12 merkur
    2. various similar units from other areas, most commonly the avoirdupois pound (453.59237 g)
  2. pound (unit of currency)
  3. (uncountable) wealth, possessions
  4. (uncountable, figuratively) talents, gifts; merit, worth

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse pund, from Latin pondus

NounEdit

pund n (definite singular pundet, indefinite plural pund, definite plural punda or pundene)

  1. a pound (monetary unit in the United Kingdom, Egypt, etc.)
  2. a pound (former unit of weight in Norway, the term is still used for pound weights in other contexts)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse pund, from Latin pondus

NounEdit

pund n (definite singular pundet, indefinite plural pund, definite plural punda)

  1. a pound (monetary unit in the United Kingdom, Egypt, etc.)
  2. a pound (former unit of weight in Norway)

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *pundą, from Latin pondus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pund n

  1. pound (weight or currency)

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish pund, from Old Norse pund, from Proto-Germanic *pundą, from Latin pondo.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

pund n

  1. a pound (unit of mass)
  2. a pound (currency), capital, resources

DeclensionEdit

Declension of pund 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pund pundet pund punden
Genitive punds pundets punds pundens

Related termsEdit