réttr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rehtaz, whence also Old English riht, Old High German reht. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵtós. The noun réttr, however, is from a Proto-Germanic u-stem (*rehtuz).[1][2]

Adjective[edit]

réttr

  1. right

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hellquist, Elof. 1922. Svensk etymologisk ordbok./
  2. ^ Fick, Falk and Torp. 1909. Wortschatz der Germanischen Spracheinheit/