frician

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *frekōną (to be greedy), from Proto-Germanic *frekaz (greedy, courageous, capable, active, bold), from Proto-Indo-European *preg- (greedy, violent), from Proto-Indo-European *pereg-, *spereg- (to twitch, be fast, blow). Related to Old English frec (bold, greedy).

Verb[edit]

frician

  1. to desire, seek, yearn for.
Conjugation[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Origin uncertain.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

frīcian

  1. to dance
  2. to leap
Conjugation[edit]
Descendants[edit]