wriþan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *wrīþan, whence also Old High German rīdan, Old Norse ríða.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈwriː.θɑn/, [ˈwriː.ðɑn]

Verb[edit]

wrīþan

  1. to twist
  2. to bewrap
  3. to bind

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: writhe