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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sáð (seed), from Proto-Germanic *sēdiz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sáð n (genitive singular sáðs, uncountable)

  1. seed
  2. pollen
  3. semen

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sáð (singular only)
n4s singular
indefinite definite
nominative sáð sáðið
accusative sáð sáðið
dative sáð, sáði sáðnum
genitive sáðs sáðsins

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sáð (seed), from Proto-Germanic *sēdiz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sáð n (genitive singular sáðs, no plural)

  1. seed, grain
  2. semen

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

sáð

  1. gerund active of meaning "to sow"
  2. feminine nominative singular of meaning "to sow"
  3. neuter nominative singular of meaning "to sow"
  4. neuter accusative singular of meaning "to sow"
  5. feminine nominative singular of meaning "to sow"
  6. neuter nominative plural of meaning "to sow"
  7. neuter accusative plural of meaning "to sow"

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *sēdiz. Compare Old English sǣd (English seed), Old Frisian sēd (West Frisian sied), Old Saxon sād (Low German Saad), Dutch zaad, Old High German sāt (German Saat), Gothic 𐍃𐌴𐌸𐍃 (sēþs).

NounEdit

sáð n (genitive sáðs, plural sáð)

  1. seed

DeclensionEdit

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