áss

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See also: ass, -ass, Ass, äss, Äss, and ašs

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ansuz (god), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énsus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ens- (to engender, beget). Cognate with Old English ōs, Old Saxon ās, Old High German ans-.

Noun[edit]

áss m (genitive ásar, plural æsir)

  1. (Norse mythology) one of the gods
  2. (Norse mythology) one of the Æsir

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: ás