hverr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the same Proto-Germanic source as Old English hwer and Old High German wer. Ultimately from the same root as Irish coire ‎(kettle, cauldron), Welsh pair, Sanskrit चरू ‎(carú), Russian чара ‎(čara, bowl).

Noun[edit]

hverr m

  1. cauldron, boiler
  2. hot spring

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hwarjaz ‎(which, what (of many)), whence also Gothic 𐍈𐌰𐍂𐌾𐌹𐍃 ‎(hwarjis).

Pronoun[edit]

hverr ‎(feminine hver, neuter hvert)

  1. who, which (of many)
  2. each, every

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