Faroese edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse ráð.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ráð n (genitive singular ráðs, plural ráð)

  1. advice
  2. plan
  3. council

Declension edit

Declension of ráð
n4 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative ráð ráðið ráð ráðini
accusative ráð ráðið ráð ráðini
dative ráð, ráði ráðnum ráðum ráðunum
genitive ráðs ráðsins ráða ráðanna

Derived terms edit

Icelandic edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse ráð.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ráð n (genitive singular ráðs, nominative plural ráð)

  1. advice, counsel
  2. plan
  3. council (body of advisors)

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Old Norse edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Norse *ᚱᚨᛞᚨ n (*rada /⁠rāda⁠/), from Proto-Germanic *rēdą n, alternative form of *rēdaz m, whence Old English rǣd m, Old High German rāt m (advice) (German Rat m (advice)), Proto-Norse *ᚱᚨᛞᚨᛉ (*radaʀ /⁠*rādaʀ⁠/) (attested in personal name), Old Norse -ráðr.

Noun edit

ráð n (genitive ráðs, plural rǫ́ð)

  1. advice, counsel
  2. council (body of advisors)

Declension edit

Descendants edit

  • Icelandic: ráð
  • Faroese: ráð
  • Norwegian Bokmål: råd
  • Jamtish: raoð
  • Old Swedish: rāþ
  • Old Danish: rath
  • Old Gutnish: raþ