Definition of sild in English:


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Pronunciation: /sɪld

noun (plural same)

  • A small immature herring, especially one caught in northern European seas.
    More example sentences
    • Packing Sild in a convenient can means these fish can be enjoyed in prime condition all year round.
    • I ate a nice tinned Sild last night.


1920s: from Danish and Norwegian.

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