silvern

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English sylveren, selverne, from Old English silfren, seolfren, seolfern (silvern), from Proto-Germanic *silubrīnaz (made of silver), equivalent to silver +‎ -(e)n. Cognate with Dutch zilveren (silvern), German silbern (silvern).

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Adjective[edit]

silvern (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) Made of silver.

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