gretan

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

grētan

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐍂𐌴𐍄𐌰𐌽

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *grōtijaną.

Verb[edit]

grētan

  1. to greet
Conjugation[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *grētaną (to weep), liken Old Norse gráta (to weep, groan), Old Saxon grētan, Gothic 𐌲𐍂𐌴𐍄𐌰𐌽 (grētan)

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

grētan

  1. to bewail, bemoan, deplore, regret, dread, weep
    Láþsíþ grétan — To dread the hated faring
    Beornas grétaþ — men shall bewail
Conjugation[edit]

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