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ertha

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *erþō. Compare Old Saxon ertha, Old Frisian erthe, Old High German erda, Old English eorþe, Old Norse jǫrð, Gothic 𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌸𐌰 (airþa).

NounEdit

ertha f

  1. earth

DescendantsEdit


Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *erþō, whence also Old English eorþe, Old Dutch ertha, Old Frisian erthe, Old High German erda, Old Norse jǫrð, Gothic 𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌸𐌰 (airþa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ertha f

  1. earth, ground
    • bran all samað stēn endi erða
      The rock burnt all together with the ground
      (Genesis, verse 317)

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