FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vinda, from Proto-Germanic *windaną.

VerbEdit

vinda (third person singular past indicative vant, third person plural past indicative vundu, supine vundið)

  1. to wring
  2. to wind

ConjugationEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vinda, from Proto-Germanic *windaną.

VerbEdit

vinda (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative vatt, third-person plural past indicative undu, supine undið)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to wind
  2. (transitive, with accusative) to wring
  3. (transitive, with accusative) to twist
ConjugationEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

vinda f (genitive singular vindu, nominative plural vindur)

  1. windlass, winch
  2. skein of yarn
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

vinda (present tense vind, past tense vatt, supine vunde, past participle vunden, present participle vindande, imperative vitt or vind)

  1. Alternative form of vinde

NounEdit

vinda f

  1. definite singular of vinde

Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *windaną, whence also modern English wind.

VerbEdit

vinda (singular past indicative vatt, plural past indicative undu, past participle undinn)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to twist, wring, squeeze, wind
  2. (transitive, with accusative) to wind, hoist (up)
  3. (transitive, with dative) to turn, swing
    hǫfði vatt þá Gunnarr ok Hǫgna til sagði
    Gunnar turned his head and spoke to Hogni
    vinda eldskíðu í nærfrarnar
    to hurl a burning brand on the roof
    vindr upp sjóðnum
    he suddenly lifted up the moneybag
  4. (reflexive) to make a sudden movement, turn oneself quickly
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Icelandic: vinda
  • Faroese: vinda
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: vinde
  • Navajo: vinde
  • Old Swedish: vinda
  • Danish: vinde

NounEdit

vinda f (genitive vindu)

  1. a hank of yarn
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

vinda

  1. indefinite accusative/genitive plural of vindr

AdjectiveEdit

vinda

  1. inflection of vindr:
    1. positive degree strong feminine accusative singular
    2. positive degree strong masculine accusative plural
    3. positive degree weak masculine oblique singular
    4. positive degree weak feminine nominative singular
    5. positive degree weak neuter singular

ReferencesEdit

  • vinda in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vinda, from Proto-Germanic *windaną.

VerbEdit

vinda

  1. to twist, to wring, to wind

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese vĩida, feminine of the past participle of the verb vĩir (modern vir).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vinda f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective vindo.

NounEdit

vinda f (plural vindas)

  1. arrival

See alsoEdit

VerbEdit

vinda

  1. feminine singular past participle of vir

SwedishEdit

 
vinda, nystvinda, nystkrona (yarn swift)

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vinda, from Proto-Germanic *windaną.

VerbEdit

vinda (present vindar, preterite vindade, supine vindat, imperative vinda)

  1. to twist, to wrap, to wind
  2. be crosseyed
ConjugationEdit
 
vinda, åkervinda, Convolvulus arvensis (field bindweed)
Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

vinda c

  1. a swift, a tool to bundle (twist, wind) yarn
  2. a plant of the genus Convolvulus, bindweed
DeclensionEdit
Declension of vinda 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vinda vindan vindor vindorna
Genitive vindas vindans vindors vindornas
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

vinda

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of vind.

ReferencesEdit