monaþ

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See also: monath and monað

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *mānōþ, from Proto-Germanic *mēnōþs.

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Noun[edit]

mōnaþ m

  1. month
    Seofon mōnaþum lator iċ wæs of carcerne.
    Seven months later, I was out of jail.
  2. (in compounds) moon, lunar
    mōnaþfylenthe full moon, time of the full-moon
    mōnaþsēocneslunacy (literally, “moon sickness”)
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  • Middle English: moneth, month, monþ, moneþ, monæþ
    • English: month
    • Scots: moneth

Etymology 2[edit]

See manian.

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Verb[edit]

monaþ

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