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Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skjɔl/, [sɡ̊jʌlˀ]

NounEdit

skjold c (singular definite skjolden, plural indefinite skjolder)

  1. blotch, discoloration

InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Danish skiold, from Old Norse skjǫldr, from Proto-Germanic *skelduz (shield), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)keit-, *(s)keid-, *kheit- (shield, cover). Compare Norwegian Bokmål skjold, Swedish sköld, Icelandic skjöldur, West Frisian skyld, English shield, Dutch schild, German Schild. Cognate to skilt (sign), which is a borrowing from Middle Low German schilt.

NounEdit

skjold n (singular definite skjoldet, plural indefinite skjolde)

  1. shield, buckler
  2. shield, shell, carapace

InflectionEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skjǫldr m, from Proto-Germanic *skelduz (shield), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)keit-, *(s)keid-, *kheit- (shield, cover). Compare with Danish skjold, Swedish sköld, Icelandic skjöldur.

NounEdit

skjold n (definite singular skjoldet, indefinite plural skjold, definite plural skjolda or skjoldene)

  1. a shield (used as protection in battle)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skjǫldr m, from Proto-Germanic *skelduz (shield), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)keit-, *(s)keid-, *kheit- (shield, cover).

NounEdit

skjold n (definite singular skjoldet, indefinite plural skjold, definite plural skjolda)

  1. a shield (used as protection in battle)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit