hragra

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hraigrô (a bird), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kreik-, *(s)kreig- (a kind of bird). Cognate with Old Saxon higara, regera (heron) (Middle Low German reger (heron)), (Dutch reiger (heron), Old High German heigaro, reigaro (heron, egret) (German Reiher, Reiger), Old Norse hegri (heron) (Swedish häger), Old English higera, higora (jay, magpie), Old English scrīc (thrush). More at heron.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hrāgra m

  1. heron

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