avenger

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

avenge + -er.

NounEdit

avenger (plural avengers)

  1. One who avenges or vindicates; as, an avenger of blood.
  2. One who takes vengeance.

TranslationsEdit

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AnagramsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

a- +‎ vengier.

VerbEdit

avenger

  1. to avenge

ConjugationEdit

  • This verb is part of an group of -er verbs, for which ‘g’ is softened to a ‘j’ before the vowels ‘a’ and ‘o’ to keep the /dʒ/ sound in tact. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 6 April 2014, at 22:08