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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse standa, from Proto-Germanic *standaną, from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-.

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standa (third person singular past indicative stóð, third person plural past indicative stóðu, supine staðið)

  1. to stand

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse standa. from Proto-Germanic *standaną. Cognate with Faroese standa, English stand, Danish stande, Norwegian Nynorsk standa.

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standa (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative stóð, third-person plural past indicative stóðu, supine staðið)

  1. (intransitive) to stand (up), to be standing
  2. (intransitive) to stand, to be situated
  3. (intransitive) to stand, to be valid
    • Isaiah 40 (Icelandic, English)
      Heyr, einhver segir: "Kalla þú!" Og ég svara: "Hvað skal ég kalla?" "Allt hold er gras og allur yndisleikur þess sem blóm vallarins. Grasið visnar, blómin fölna, þegar Drottinn andar á þau. Sannlega, mennirnir eru gras. Grasið visnar, blómin fölna, en orð Guðs vors stendur stöðugt eilíflega."
      A voice says, "Cry out." And I said, "What shall I cry?" "All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field. The grass withers and the flowers fall, because the breath of the Lord blows on them. Surely the people are grass. The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God stands forever."
  4. (intransitive) to last, to endure
  5. (impersonal) to have an erection

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

standa

  1. nominative feminine singular of standus
  2. nominative neuter plural of standus
  3. accusative neuter plural of standus
  4. vocative feminine singular of standus
  5. vocative neuter plural of standus

ParticipleEdit

standā

  1. ablative feminine singular of standus

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

standa n

  1. definite plural of stand

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

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standa (present tense stend or stender, past tense sto or stod, past participle stade or stadi, present participle standande, imperative statt)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by stå

Old FrisianEdit

VerbEdit

standa

  1. to stand

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *standaną. The verb occurred in two forms within Germanic, but only this form is attested in Old Norse sources. In the east, this form existed side by side with unattested *stá (from which Swedish stå), from Proto-Germanic *stāną. Both ultimately derive from the same Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-.

VerbEdit

standa

  1. to stand

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