See also: Stund

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stund, from Proto-Germanic *stundō (point in time, hour), from Proto-Indo-European *stut- (prop), from Proto-Indo-European *stā-, *sth- (to stand).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stund c (singular definite stunden, plural indefinite stunder)

  1. while

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stund, from Proto-Germanic *stundō (point in time, hour), from Proto-Indo-European *stut- (prop), from Proto-Indo-European *stā-, *sth- (to stand).

NounEdit

stund f (genitive singular stundar, plural stundir)

  1. while

DeclensionEdit

Declension of stund
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative stund stundin stundir stundirnar
accusative stund stundina stundir stundirnar
dative stund stundini stundum stundunum
genitive stundar stundarinnar stunda stundanna

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stund f (genitive singular stundar, nominative plural stundir)

  1. an undetermined amount of time, a while
  2. an hour
  3. exertion, application

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

stund

  1. Alternative form of stound: various spans of time.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stund

NounEdit

stund f or m (definite singular stunda or stunden, indefinite plural stunder, definite plural stundene)

  1. a while
    for en stund siden – a while ago
  2. a moment

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /stʉnː/, /stʊnː/

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse stund

NounEdit

stund f (definite singular stunda, indefinite plural stunder, definite plural stundene)

  1. a while
  2. a moment

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

stund

  1. imperative of stunda

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *stundō (point in time, hour), from Proto-Indo-European *stut- (prop), from Proto-Indo-European *stā-, *sth- (to stand); cognate with Old Saxon stunda (Dutch stonde), Old High German stunta (German Stunde), Old Norse stund (Swedish stund).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stund f (nominative plural stunda or stunde)

  1. time, while
    Nó ic ða stunde bemearn, ne for wunde weópAt the time, I mourned not, nor for the wounded wept. (Exon. Th. 499, 12; Rä. 88, 14)
  2. a period of time, an hour; specifically, a division of the day probably equivalent to about three hours

AdverbEdit

stund

  1. at once, forthwith, immediately
    Hé word stunde áhófHe brought up the word forthwith.

Derived termsEdit

  • orlegstund (time of adversity)
  • stundmǣlum (from time to time, gradually: time after time, alternately)
  • stundum (from time to time, at times; with effort, laboriously, eagerly, fiercely)
  • winterstund (winter-hour, short time)
  • woruldstund (life in this world, sojourn upon earth)

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: stund, stounde, stound

See alsoEdit

The eight stunda:


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *stundō (point in time, hour), from Proto-Indo-European *stut- (prop). Compare Old English stund, Old Frisian stunde, Old Saxon stunda, Old High German stunta, stunt, Gothic *𐍃𐍄𐌿𐌽𐌳𐌰 (*stunda) (> Catalan estona (time, while)).

NounEdit

stund f

  1. time
  2. hour
  3. an undetermined amount of time
    um stundfor a while

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stund, from Proto-Germanic *stundō (point in time, hour), from Proto-Indo-European *stut- (prop), from Proto-Indo-European *stā-, *sth- (to stand).

PronunciationEdit

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    (the audio file includes the Swedish indefinite article 'en': i.e. "en stund" equivalent to the English "a moment".)

NounEdit

stund c

  1. while
  2. moment, time

See alsoEdit