austr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *austrą, whence also Old English ēast, Old High German ōst

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

austr n

  1. east

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: austur
  • Faroese: eystur
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: aust, auster
    • Norwegian Bokmål: aust
  • Old Swedish: ø̄ster
  • Westrobothnian: awst
  • Old Danish: øst

References[edit]

  • austr in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press