wærc

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From Proto-Germanic *warkiz (ache, pain), from Proto-Indo-European *werǵ-, *wreǵ- (to work, act). Cognate with Old Norse verkr (pain).

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wærċ m (nominative plural wærċas)

  1. pain; ache
  2. suffering; anguish; grief

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