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svartr

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *swartaz, whence also Old English sweart, Old High German swarz, Gothic 𐍃𐍅𐌰𐍂𐍄𐍃 (swarts). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swordo- (“dirty, dark, black”).

AdjectiveEdit

svartr (comparative svartari, superlative svartastr)

  1. black

DescendantsEdit