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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

As if the past participle of a verb to vile. See vile (adjective).

AdjectiveEdit

vild ‎(comparative more vild, superlative most vild)

  1. (obsolete) vile
    • Edmund Spenser
      Ye have rooted all the Relicks out
      Of that vild Race, and 'stablished my Peace.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse villr ‎(wild) and Old Saxon wildi, from Proto-Germanic *wilþijaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vild ‎(neuter vildt, definite and plural vilde, comparative vildere, superlative vildest)

  1. wild
  2. fierce, ferocious
  3. savage

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse villr ‎(wild) and Old Saxon wildi, from Proto-Germanic *wilþijaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Inflection of vild
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular vild vildare vildast
Neuter singular vilt vildare vildast
Plural vilda vildare vildast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 vilde vildare vildaste
All vilda vildare vildaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

vild

  1. wild
  2. not tame or domesticated

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