From Ancient Greek θύος (thúos, “burnt sacrifice”)
- (uncountable) Frankincense obtained from conifers such as the Norway spruce, or long-leaved pine.
- genitive singular of thūs
From Proto-Germanic *þurisaz. Cognate with Old High German duris (“demon”), Old English þyrs (“monster, demon, giant”), Old Norse þurs (“giant”).
- monster, demon, giant
- The runic character ᚦ (/θ/ or /ð/).
Declension of thuris (strong a-stem)