vindr

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *windaz, whence also Old Saxon and Old English wind, Old High German wint, Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌽𐌳𐍃 ‎(winds). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts ‎(blowing), present participle of *h₂weh₁- ‎(to blow).

Noun[edit]

vindr m

  1. wind

Descendants[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • vindr in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press