-þor

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See also: thor, yor, Thor, Þor, Þórr, and Þór

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *-þrą, from Proto-Indo-European *-trom.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-þor

  1. instrumental suffix creating neuter nouns from verbs
    rōþorinstrument used for rowing, rudder
    hafenian (to hold, to grasp)hæfheaþor (restraint, confinement)
  2. suffix used to denote the agent or means by which an action is performed
    lēaþorwashing agent, soap, lather
    ġealdormagic charm, incantation, spell

Declension[edit]