"A cat and a horse eat."

Translation:En kat og en hest spiser.

November 8, 2014



How often is æder used? :D This is so LATIN <3

November 8, 2014


"æde" is mostly used for animals, perhaps the wilder ones. Youngsters also tend to use "æde" instead of "spise" nowadays.

"spise" is used for humans as well as animals and is by far the most common translation for "eat".

A quick search in KorpusDK shows that "æde" is used 12,3% of the time, where "spise" goes 87,7% of the time.

November 8, 2014


Ahh got it! :)) Thank you so much!

November 8, 2014


You can also use "æde" as an insult if you think someone has bad tablemanners. Han æder som et svin=he eats like a pig.

November 20, 2014


At first i though t it said 'i eat a horse cat'

February 23, 2018
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