dweorg

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • dweorh

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *dwergaz. Cognate with Old Frisian dwirg (West Frisian dwirg, dwerch), Old Saxon gidwerg, dwerg, Middle Dutch dwerch (Dutch dwerg), Old High German twerg, twerc (German Zwerg), Old Norse dvergr (Swedish dvärg).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dweorg m

  1. a dwarf

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: dwerf, dwergh
Last modified on 1 April 2014, at 04:07