wæter

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From Anglo-Frisian *wætær, from North Sea Germanic *watar, from West Germanic *watar, from *watār, from Northwest Germanic *watōr, from Proto-Germanic *watōr, from Proto-Indo-European *wédōr, collective of *wódr̥. Cognate with Old Frisian weter (West Frisian wetter), Old Saxon watar (Low German Water), Old Dutch watar (Dutch water), Old High German wazzar (German Wasser), Old Norse vatn (Swedish vatten), Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐍄𐍉 (watō).

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wæter n

  1. water

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