þrea

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *þrawō. Cognate with Old High German drō, Old Norse þrá.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

þrēa f (unchanged except in dative plural þrēawum)

  1. threat, rebuke
  2. oppression, disaster, torment
  3. affliction, severity

Derived terms[edit]