See also: slída and slidā

LatvianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

slida

  1. (dialectal form) genitive singular masculine form of slids
  2. (dialectal form) nominative singular feminine form of slids

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish slidh, from Old Norse slíðr (sword), related to the verb slíta (to tear apart, slice), from Proto-Germanic *slītaną.[1]

NounEdit

slida c

  1. scabbard for knives
  2. (figuratively, by extenstion) vagina (vulva)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of slida 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative slida slidan slidor slidorna
Genitive slidas slidans slidors slidornas

SynonymsEdit

  • (scabbard): balja c (for e.g. sabres), skida (for swords in general)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 923-927