hwinan

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hwīnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwey- (to hiss, to whistle, to whisper). Compare Old English hwīnan, Old Norse hvína.

Verb[edit]

hwīnan

  1. to rush
  2. to whizz
  3. to squeal
  4. to whine

Conjugation[edit]