hreddan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hradjaną (to save, rescue). Akin to Old Frisian hredda, Old High German *retten (German retten).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhred.dɑn/, [ˈhr̥ed.dɑn]

Verb[edit]

hreddan

  1. to save, rescue
  2. to deliver, free; take away
  3. to recover

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: redden