Eda

[ ed-uh ]
/ ˈɛd ə /

noun

a female given name.

Definition for eda (2 of 3)

EDA

Economic Development Administration.

Definition for eda (3 of 3)

Edda1

or Ed·a

[ ed-uh ]
/ ˈɛd ə /

noun

a female given name.
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Edda
/ (ˈɛdə) /

noun

Also called: Elder Edda, Poetic Edda a collection of mythological Old Norse poems made in the 12th century
Also called: Younger Edda, Prose Edda a treatise on versification together with a collection of Scandinavian myths, legends, and poems compiled by Snorri Sturluson (1179–1241), the Icelandic historian and poet

Derived forms of Edda

Eddaic (ɛˈdeɪɪk), adjective

Word Origin for Edda

C18: Old Norse
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