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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vald.

NounEdit

vold c (singular definite volden, not used in plural form)

  1. violence
  2. force
  3. assault and battery
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German wal, from Latin vallum.

NounEdit

vold c (singular definite volden, plural indefinite volde)

  1. bank
  2. embankment
  3. rampart, earthwork
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse vǫllr, from Proto-Germanic *walþuz (forest).

NounEdit

vold c (singular definite volden, plural indefinite volde)

  1. (archaic) field, meadow
InflectionEdit

Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vald

NounEdit

vold m (definite singular volden)

  1. violence
Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

vold

  1. imperative of volde

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