See also: tid, tith, TID, tíd, and tiþ

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tíð, from Proto-Germanic *tīdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *dīti- (time, period), from *dī- (time).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tíð f (genitive singular tíðar, plural tíðir)

  1. time
  2. (grammar) tense

DeclensionEdit

Declension of tíð
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative tíð tíðin tíðir tíðirnar
accusative tíð tíðina tíðir tíðirnar
dative tíð tíðini tíðum tíðunum
genitive tíðar tíðarinnar tíða tíðanna

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tíð, from Proto-Germanic *tīdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *dīti- (time, period), from *dī- (time).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tíð f (genitive singular tíðar, nominative plural tíðir)

  1. time, period
  2. weather conditions
  3. (in the plural) a female menstruation, a period
  4. (plural only) mass
  5. (grammar) tense

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

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Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *tīdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *dīti- (time, period), from *dī- (time). Compare Old English tīd (English tide), Old Frisian tīd (West Frisian tiid), Old Saxon tīd (Low German Tied), Old Dutch tīt (Dutch tijd), Old High German zīt (German Zeit); compare also Old Armenian տի (ti).

NounEdit

tíð f (genitive tíðar, plural tíðir)

  1. time
  2. hour
  3. (in the plural) divine service, prayers
  4. (grammar) length
  5. (grammar) tense
  6. (grammar) ending, termination (ending in nouns and verbs)
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Icelandic: tíð
  • Faroese: tíð
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: tid
  • Norwegian Bokmål: tid
  • Old Swedish: tīþ
  • Danish: tid
  • Elfdalian: taið

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

tíð

  1. strong feminine nominative singular of tíðr
  2. strong neuter nominative/accusative plural of tíðr

ReferencesEdit

  • tíð in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.