Last modified on 27 August 2013, at 11:19
From Proto-Germanic *gagin (“back, in return”). Compare Old Norse gegn.
- forming verbs and nouns with the sense of ‘opposition, reversal’, against; counter-
- gēanryne (“a running against, meeting, encounter”)
- again; back, in return
- gēanþingian (“to speak again, answer, reply”)
- ġeġncwide (“reply, answer”)