eorcnan

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Old High German erchan. Attested only in composition.

AdjectiveEdit

eorcnan

  1. precious, noble, true(?)

Derived termsEdit

  • eorcnanstan "precious stone"
  • erce(?)
  • Eorconbeorht (personal name)
  • Erkendale (toponym)
Last modified on 3 April 2012, at 10:42