þræll

See also: træll

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þræll, from Proto-Germanic *þrahilaz, *þrēhilaz, cognate with Old High German drigil (servant) and Gothic 𐌸𐍂𐌰𐌲𐌾𐌰𐌽 (þragjan, to run).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

þræll m (genitive singular þræls, nominative plural þrælar)

  1. a slave

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *þrahilaz, *þrēhilaz, cognate with Old High German drigil (servant) and Gothic 𐌸𐍂𐌰𐌲𐌾𐌰𐌽 (þragjan, to run).

NounEdit

þræll m (genitive þræls, plural þrælar)

  1. slave

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: træl c (Old Danish thræl)
  • Faroese: trælur m, trællur m
  • Icelandic: þræll m
  • Middle Low German: drelle (loanword)
  • Norwegian (bokmål): trell m
  • Norwegian (nynorsk): træl m
  • Old English: þrǣl m (loanword)
  • Swedish: träl c (Old Swedish þræl)
Last modified on 29 January 2014, at 17:15