Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mahtiz, from *mag- (may), Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *mógʰtis, corresponding to Germanic *maganą + *-þiz. Cognate with Old Frisian macht, mecht (West Frisian macht), Middle Dutch macht (Dutch macht), Old High German maht (German Macht), Old Norse máttr (Icelandic máttur), Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌷𐍄𐍃 (mahts).

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NounEdit

miht f

  1. power, ability
  2. strength, power

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Last modified on 16 August 2013, at 16:38