geldan

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *geldaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰeldʰ- (to pay). Cognates include Old English ġieldan (English yield), Dutch gelden, Old High German geltan (German gelten), Old Norse gjalda (Danish gælde, Swedish gälla), Gothic 𐌲𐌹𐌻𐌳𐌰𐌽 (gildan), 𐌿𐍃𐌲𐌹𐌻𐌳𐌰𐌽 (usgildan) and 𐍆𐍂𐌰𐌲𐌹𐌻𐌳𐌰𐌽 (fragildan).

Verb[edit]

geldan

  1. to pay

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