hyrne

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

hyrne

  1. Alternative form of herne (corner)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Norwegian hyrni n, from Old Norse hyrna f, from Proto-Germanic *hurnijǭ (horn, corner, angle), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱera(w)-, *ḱrū- (horn).

Noun[edit]

hyrne n (definite singular hyrnet, indefinite plural hyrne, definite plural hyrna)

  1. corner

Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately same as etymology 1

Noun[edit]

hyrne f (definite singular hyrna, indefinite plural hyrner, definite plural hyrnene)

  1. a horned animal

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hurnijǭ (horn, corner, angle), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱera(w)-, *ḱrū- (horn). Cognate with Old Frisian herne (horn, corner, angle), Old Norse hyrna, Norwegian hyrna (corner), Icelandic hyrna (point of an axehead, mountain peak). More at horn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hyrne f

  1. horn
  2. corner
  3. angle

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