svartr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *swartaz, whence also Old English sweart, Old High German swarz, Gothic πƒπ…πŒ°π‚π„πƒ (swarts). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- (β€œdirty, dark, black”).

Adjective[edit]

svartr (comparative svartari, superlative svartastr)

  1. black

Descendants[edit]