-aðr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Norse *-ᛟᚦᚢᛉ (*-oþuz), from Proto-Germanic *-ōdaz. Cognate to Old Norse -naðr.[1]

Suffix[edit]

-aðr

  1. suffix used to create adjectives meaning “having, possessing”: hjalmr (helmet) + -aðrhjalmaðr (having a helmet)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ragnvald Iversen, Norrøn grammatikk, sjette rev. utgave 1961; page 208/209