hring

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Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

hring

  1. indefinite accusative singular of hringur
  2. indefinite dative singular of hringur

Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hringaz (something bent or curved), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)krengʰ-, extended nasalized form of Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to turn, bend).

Akin to Old High German (h)ring, Old Frisian hring, Old Norse hringr (ring, circle, queue, sword; ship). More at ring.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hring m (nominative plural hringas)

  1. ring

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Old High German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

hring m

  1. ring

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Braune, Wilhelm, Althochdeutsches Lesebuch, zusammengestellt und mit Glossar versehen
  2. Köbler, Gerhard, Althochdeutsches Wörterbuch, (6. Auflage) 2014

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hringaz (ring, circle).

Noun[edit]

hring m

  1. ring

Descendants[edit]