hverr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the same Proto-Germanic source as Old English hwer and Old High German wer. Ultimately from the same root as Irish coire (kettle, cauldron), Welsh pair, Sanskrit चरू (carú), Russian чара (čara, bowl).

Noun[edit]

hverr m

  1. cauldron, boiler
  2. hot spring

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hwarjaz (which, what (of many)), whence also Gothic 𐍈𐌰𐍂𐌾𐌹𐍃 (hwarjis).

Pronoun[edit]

hverr (feminine hver, neuter hvert)

  1. who, which (of many)
  2. each, every

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