hring

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hringaz (something bent or curved). Uncertain etymology.

Akin to Old High German (h)ring, Old Frisian hring, Old Norse hringr (ring, circle, queue, sword; ship). More at ring.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hring m

  1. ring

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *hringaz (something bent or curved). Uncertain etymology.

Akin to Old High German (h)ring, Old Frisian hring, Old Norse hringr (ring, circle, queue, sword; ship). More at ring.

Noun[edit]

hring m

  1. ring