swurd

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *swerdą.

Noun[edit]

swurd n

  1. (Late West Saxon) sword

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian swerd, from Proto-Germanic *swerdą, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂w- (sharp).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

swurd n (plural swurden, diminutive swurdsje)

  1. sword

Further reading[edit]

  • swurd (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011