earh

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /æɑrh/, [æɑrx]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *argaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ergʰ-. Cognate with Old Frisian arg, Old High German arg, Dutch erg, Old Norse argr (Swedish, Danish arg).

Adjective[edit]

earh

  1. cowardly

Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *arhwō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂érkʷo- ‎(bow, arrow). Near cognates include Gothic 𐌰𐍂𐍈𐌰𐌶𐌽𐌰 ‎(arƕazna) and Old Norse ǫr; further cognates include Latin arcus ‎(bow).

Noun[edit]

earh f

  1. arrow

See also[edit]