weorc

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *werką, whence also Old High German werc, Old Norse verk.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /we͜ork/, [we͜orˠk]

Noun[edit]

weorc n

  1. work, in various senses, including:
    1. labor
    2. a creation, such as a building or a work of art
    3. act, deed
      Weorc sprecaþ swīðor þonne word.
      Actions speak louder than words.

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