dryht

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *druhtiz. Cognate with Old Saxon druht- (in compounds), Old Frisian dracht, drecht (West Frisian dregte), Old High German truht, trut, Old Norse drótt. Related to drēogan.

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Noun[edit]

dryht f (nominative plural dryhte or dryhta)

  1. (poetic) troop, army
  2. (in the plural, poetic) men, mankind

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