heiðr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

heiðr m (genitive heiðrs)

  1. honour, honor, worth
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *haiþī.

Noun[edit]

heiðr f (genitive heiðar, plural heiðar)

  1. heath, moor
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Etymology 3[edit]

Cognate with Old High German heitar (German heiter).

Adjective[edit]

heiðr (comparative heiðari, superlative heiðastr)

  1. bright, clear, cloudless
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