fæger

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fagraz. Cognate with Old Saxon fagar, Old High German fagar, Old Norse fagr, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌲𐍂𐍃 (fagrs).

Adjective[edit]

fæġer (comparative fæġerra, superlative fæġrost)

  1. beautiful
  2. pleasant

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  • Middle English: fayr, fager, fæȝer, feir, fayer
    • English: fair
    • Scots: fair, fare, fayr

Noun[edit]

fæġer n

  1. beauty
  2. something beautiful

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