fyrwit

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

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *firiwitją. Cognate with Old Saxon firiwit, German firiwizzi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fyrwit n ‎(nominative plural fyrwitu)

  1. curiosity; yearning

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fyrwit

  1. curious, inquisitive
    Menn ða ða fyrwytte beóþ — men who are inquisitive

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]