leþer

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

leþer

  1. Alternative form of lether

Adjective[edit]

leþer

  1. Alternative form of lether

Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *leþrą, from Proto-Indo-European *létrom. Cognate with Old High German ledar (German Leder), Old Saxon leðar (Middle Low German ledder), Dutch leer, Old Norse leðr (Swedish läder); and with Irish leathar, Breton ler.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈle.θer/, [ˈle.ðer]

Noun[edit]

leþer n

  1. leather

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: leather

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse leiðr, from Proto-Germanic *laiþaz.

Adjective[edit]

lēþer

  1. loathsome, repulsive
  2. grievous
  3. dull, tedious
  4. sad, sorry
  5. angry, resentful

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