svartr

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *swartaz, whence also Old English sweart, Old High German swarz, Gothic πƒπ…πŒ°π‚π„πƒ (swarts). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- (β€œdirty, dark, black”).

AdjectiveEdit

svartr (comparative svartari, superlative svartastr)

  1. black

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 18 April 2014, at 01:49