-óttr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Norse *-uhtaR (*-uhtaR)[1] from Proto-Germanic *-uhtaz.

Suffix[edit]

-óttr

  1. suffix used to create adjectives, meaning more or less the same as -igr and -ugr: frekna (freckle) + -óttrfreknóttr (having freckles)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ragnvald Iversen, Norrøn grammatikk, sjette rev. utgave 1961; page 210