uhta

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From Proto-Germanic *unhtwô. Cognate with Old Saxon and Old High German ūhta, regional German Uchte (midnight mass), Old Norse ótta, and as enhanced forms Dutch ochtend, Afrikaans oggend (morning).

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ūhta m

  1. the time just before the dawn, the last part of night
    Cymð on uhtan easterne wind
    The east wind comes in the predawn.
  2. the time or service of nocturns

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