See also: Sund

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sund (swimming, sound), from Proto-Germanic *sundą, derived from the verb Proto-Germanic *swimmaną (to swim).

NounEdit

sund n (singular definite sundet, plural indefinite sunde)

  1. a sound, strait

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

sund,1” in Den Danske Ordbog

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Middle Low German sunt, gesunt, from Proto-West Germanic *sund, from Proto-Germanic *sundaz, cf. also English sound and German gesund.

AdjectiveEdit

sund

  1. healthy, wholesome
InflectionEdit
Inflection of sund
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular sund sundere sundest2
Neuter singular sundt sundere sundest2
Plural sunde sundere sundest2
Definite attributive1 sunde sundere sundeste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

ReferencesEdit

sund,2” in Den Danske Ordbog


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Regional variety of standard Dutch zonde.

InterjectionEdit

sund

  1. pity, a shame

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sund, from Proto-Germanic *sundą (swimming; sound), from Proto-Indo-European *swem- (swimming; sea). Related to svimja.

NounEdit

sund n (genitive singular sunds, plural sund)

  1. (geography) sound, channel

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sund
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative sund sundið sund sundini
accusative sund sundið sund sundini
dative sundi sundinum sundum sundunum
genitive sunds sundsins sunda sundanna

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sund, from Proto-Germanic *sundą, from Proto-Indo-European *swem- (swimming; sea).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sund n (genitive singular sunds, nominative plural sund)

  1. (uncountable) swimming, the act of swimming
  2. channel, strait, sound
  3. alley, lane

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sund (swimming; narrow waters (which you can swim across)), from Proto-Germanic *sundą (swimming, sound, strait), from earlier *swumdan, from Proto-Indo-European *swm̥tóm.

NounEdit

sund n (definite singular sundet, indefinite plural sund, definite plural sunda or sundene)

  1. sound, strait, channel

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sund

NounEdit

sund n (definite singular sundet, indefinite plural sund, definite plural sunda)

  1. sound, strait, channel

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *sundą, from pre-Germanic *swm-to- ( > English swim). Cognate with Old Norse sund (Norwegian sund (swimming, strait)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sund n

  1. swimming
    Ne eart þū ġenōg eald þæt þū āna on sund gā.
    You're not old enough to go swimming by yourself.
    • late 10th century, Ælfric, "Sermon on the Beginning of Creation"
      God sealde þām fiscum sund and þām fuglum flyht, ac hē ne sealde nānum nīetene ne nānum fisċe nāne sāwle, ac heora blōd is heora līf, and swā hraðe swā hīe bēoþ dēade, swā bēoþ hīe mid ealle ġeendode.
      God gave swimming to the fish and flight to the birds, but he did not give a soul to any animal or any fish. Their blood is their life, and as soon as they’re dead, they're completely gone.
  2. (poetic) sea, water

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: sound

Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Welsh hwn (this) and Proto-Celtic *sindos (this) (see sin and in).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

sund

  1. here (in this place)
  2. here (to this place), hither

For quotations using this term, see Citations:sund.

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
sund ṡund unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish sunder, from Middle Low German sunt, from Old Saxon *sund, from Proto-West Germanic *sund.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɵnd/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

sund

  1. sound, healthy (medically or mentally)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of sund
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular sund sundare sundast
Neuter singular sunt sundare sundast
Plural sunda sundare sundast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 sunde sundare sundaste
All sunda sundare sundaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse sund, from Proto-Germanic *sundą, from Proto-Indo-European *sm̥tóm.

NounEdit

sund n

  1. sound, strait (narrow water)
Usage notesEdit
  • Used alone, sundet refers to Öresund between Denmark and Sweden.
DeclensionEdit
Declension of sund 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sund sundet sund sunden
Genitive sunds sundets sunds sundens

AnagramsEdit