-oþ

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *-ōþuz

Suffix[edit]

-oþ m

  1. used to form concrete nouns from verbs
    folgoþ "retinue, following", from folgian "to follow"
    huntoþ "hunting; catch, prey, booty", from huntian "to hunt"
    faroþ "water in motion, stream; ocean, sea, waves", from faran "to travel, fare"
    drohtaþ "conduct, lifestyle", from drohtian "to conduct oneself, behave"
    duguþ "manhood, virtue", from dugan "to avail, be capable, be competent"

Declension[edit]