blæc

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *blakaz (burnt, black), *blakkaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bhleg- (to shine, burn, scorch); cognate with Old Saxon blac ‘ink’, Old High German blah-; related to Old Norse blakkr ‘dusky, black’.

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blæc

  1. black

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Last modified on 26 August 2013, at 20:35