hriþ

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Germanic. Cognate with Old Norse hríð and Icelandic hríð.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hrīþ f

  1. snowstorm; storm, tempest
    • Hrið hreosende hrusan bindeð.
      The falling snowstorm binds the earth. (The Wanderer)

Etymology 2Edit

Proto-Germanic *hriþ-. Cognate with Old High German rito. Perhaps ultimately from the same source as Welsh cryd.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hriþ m

  1. fever
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