wurt

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wurt-, the oblique stem of Proto-Germanic *wrōts (from which root). Cognate with Old English wyrt, Old High German wurz (German Wurz), Old Norse urt (Swedish ört), Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌿𐍂𐍄𐍃 (waurts).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wurt f

  1. A plant or herb

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Low German: wurt