fagr

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

fagr

  1. Romanization of 𐍆𐌰𐌲𐍂

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fagraz, whence also Old English fæġer ( > English fair), Old Saxon fagar, Old High German fagar, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌲𐍂𐍃 (fagrs). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂ḱ- (to fasten, place). Non-Germanic cognates include Latin pulcher and Slovak pekný (nice).

Adjective[edit]

fagr (comparative [[fagrari or fegri#Old Norse|fagrari or fegri]], superlative [[fagrastr or fegrstr#Old Norse|fagrastr or fegrstr]])

  1. beautiful

Descendants[edit]