monaþ

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From West Germanic *mānōþ, from Proto-Germanic *mēnōþs. Cognate with Old Frisian mōnath (West Frisian moanne), Old Saxon mānuth (Low German Maand), Old Dutch *mānoþ (Dutch maand), Old High German mānōd (German Monat), Old Norse mánaðr (Swedish månad), Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐌽𐍉𐌸𐍃 (mēnōþs).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōnaþ m

  1. month
    Ūre ċild is būtan eahta mōnaþa eald.
    Our baby is only eight months old.
    Iċ forġeat þæt iċ hīe lætestne mōnaþ ġemētte.
    I forgot that I met her last month.
    Seofon mōnaþum lator iċ wæs of cwearterne.
    Seven months later, I was out of jail.
    Cum þū eft on six mōnaþum ġif þū þā ġīet leofast.
    Come back in six months if you're still alive by then.

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Descendants[edit]
  • Middle English: moneth, month, monþ, moneþ, monæþ
    • English: month
    • Scots: moneth

Etymology 2[edit]

See manian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

monaþ

  1. Alternative form of manaþ; third-person singular present indicative of manian