fiþer-

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *feþur- (four), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres (four). Akin to Old English fēower "four"

Prefix[edit]

fiþer-

  1. four, quadri-, tetra-
    fiþerdǣled "quartered, quadripartite"
    fiþerfeald "four-fold"
    fiþerfōtnīeten "four-footed animal"
    fiþerrīċe "tetrarchy"

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