forst

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

forst

  1. Superlative form of fors

Old High German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier forhist (forest, pine forest), from forha, foraha (fir, pine), from Proto-Germanic *furhō (fir), from Proto-Indo-European *perkos (oak). Akin to Old High German foreht (forest, pine forest), Old English fyrhþ (forest), Old Norse fýri (coniferous forest), Old English firgen (wooded highland). More at frith, forest.

Noun[edit]

forst f

  1. firwood, pinewood
  2. forest

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