hægtesse

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *hagatusi, from Proto-Germanic *hagatusjǭ. Cognate with Middle Dutch haghetisse (Dutch heks), Old High German hagzissa (German Hexe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxæɡ.tes.se/, [ˈhæɣ.tes.se]

Noun[edit]

hægtesse f (nominative plural hægtessan)

  1. witch, hag, Fury

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: hagge