dýrr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *diurijaz, whence also Old English dēore (English dear), Old High German tiuri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ˈdyːrː/

Adjective[edit]

dýrr (comparative dýrri, superlative dýrstr)

  1. dear, valuable

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • "dýrr", Geir T. Zoëga (1910), A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford at the Claredon Press, page 100