þrowian

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

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *þrōwijaną. Cognate with Old High German druoen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈθrowiɑn/ (poetic IPA(key): /ˈθroːwiɑn/)

Verb[edit]

þrowian (poetic þrōwian)

  1. to suffer, endure
    ic geswincdagum earfoðhwile oft þrowade. I often suffered times of hardship, days of toil. (The Seafarer)

Conjugation[edit]