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Old English

Etymology

Proto-Germanic *fījandaz, originally a present participle of *fījējan (to hate) ( > Old English fēogean). Cognate with Old High German fīant (German Feind), Old Norse fjándi (Danish fjende, Swedish fiende, Icelandic fjandi), Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌾𐌰𐌽𐌳𐍃 (fijands), Old Saxon fīond (Dutch vijand).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /feːond/

Noun

fēond m.

  1. enemy

Declension

Singular Plural
nominative fēond fēondas
accusative fēond fēondas
genitive fēondes fēonda
dative fēonde fēondum


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