watar

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Kambera[edit]

Noun[edit]

watar

  1. corn

Old Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *watar, from Proto-Germanic *watōr, from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

Noun[edit]

watar n

  1. water
    UUi lithon thuro fûir in thuro uuatir, in brâhtos unsig an cuolithon
    We went through fire and through water, and you brought us to coolness

Inflection[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: wāter
    • Dutch: water
      • Afrikaans: water
      • Sinhalese: වතුර (watura)
      • Negerhollands: watu
    • Limburgish: water
    • West Flemish: woater

Further reading[edit]

  • watar”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old Saxon[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *watar, from Proto-Germanic *watōr, from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

Noun[edit]

watar n

  1. water
    He stod imo tho bi enes uuatares staðe, ni uuelde tho bi themu gethringe
    he stood himself then by the shore, then he did not want to be with the crowd (Heliand, verse 2378)

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Low German: wāter
    • Dutch Low Saxon: water (Drents, Twents)
    • Low German: Water
    • Plautdietsch: Wota