monaþ-

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *mǣnoþ- (lunar, monthly). Akin to Old English monaþ "month", Old English mōna "moon"

Prefix[edit]

mōnaþ-

  1. of or relating to the moon, lunar
    mōnaþfylen "the full moon, time of the full-moon"
  2. monthly; lasting a month's time
    mōnaþādl "monthly illness"
    mōnaþbōt "penance lasting for a month"
  3. denoting lunacy
    mōnaþsēocnes "lunacy"