beorht

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *berhtaz. Cognate with Old Saxon berht, Old High German beraht, Old Norse bjartr, Gothic 𐌱𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌷𐍄𐍃

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /beorht/, [beorxt]

Adjective[edit]

beorht (comparative beorhtra, superlative beorhtost)

  1. bright, clear

Declension[edit]

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative beorhta beorhte beorhte beorhtan nom. beorht beorhte beorht beorhta, -e
accusative beorhtan beorhte beorhtan acc. beorhtne beorht beorhte beorhte beorht beorhta, -e
genitive beorhtan beorhtra, beorhtena gen. beorhtes beorhtes beorhtre beorhtra
dative beorhtan beorhtum dat. beorhtum beorhtum beorhtre beorhtum
instrumental beorhte


Descendants[edit]