dreosan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *dreusaną. Cognate with Old Saxon driosan (Dutch druisen), Gothic 𐌳𐍂𐌹𐌿𐍃𐌰𐌽.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdreːosɑn/, [ˈdreːozɑn]

Verb[edit]

drēosan

  1. to fall, to decline, to collapse
    Dreoseþ deaw and ren.
    Dew and rain both fall.

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