fægernes

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English fæġer (fair, lovely, beautiful; pleasant, agreeable; attractive), from Proto-Germanic *fagraz (suitable, fitting, nice), from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂ḱ- (to fasten, place), equivalent to fæġer +‎ -nes. Cognate with Old High German fagarnessi (beauty; fairness), Swedish fägring (beauty), Icelandic fegurð (beauty).

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Noun[edit]

fæġernes f (nominative plural fæġernessa)

  1. beauty; comeliness; attractiveness; fairness

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