werwulf

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *werawulfaz (wolf-man), from Proto-Germanic *weraz (man) + Proto-Germanic *wulfaz (wolf). Akin to Old High German werwolf (werewolf), Middle Dutch weerwolf (werewolf). Equivalent to Old English wer (man) + wulf (wolf).

Noun[edit]

werwulf m

  1. werewolf, wolf-man
  2. fiend

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *werawulfaz (wolf-man), from Proto-Germanic *weraz (man) + Proto-Germanic *wulfaz (wolf). Akin to Old High German werwolf (werewolf), Middle Dutch weerwolf (werewolf). Equivalent to Old Saxon wer (man) + wulf (wolf).

Noun[edit]

werwulf m

  1. werewolf

Declension[edit]