fjǫrð

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *peruti-. Related to obsolete German fert (last year). Cognates include Sanskrit परुत् (parut, last year), Persian ﭙار (pār, last year), Ancient Greek πέρυσι (pérusi, last year), Lithuanian pernai (last year), Old Armenian հերու (heru, last year) and Old English fyrn.

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

fjǫrð

  1. last year, the past year
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From fjǫrðr.

Noun[edit]

fjǫrð m

  1. accusative singular of fjǫrðr