ceahhettan

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kahhatjaną (to laugh loudly, cackle), probably from Proto-Germanic *kahwō (jackdaw, crow), equivalent to ceahhe (jackdaw) +‎ -ettan. Cognate with Old High German kahhezzen (to laugh loudly, cackle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃæɑxxettɑn/

Verb[edit]

ċeahhettan

  1. to laugh loudly; laugh loud or in a cackling manner.

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