werth

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Germanic *werþaz ‘towards, opposite’, used substantively as a noun. Cognate with Old Frisian werth, Old Saxon werth, Old High German werd, Dutch waard adj, German wert adj Wert noun, Old Norse verðr adj verð n (Swedish värd), Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌸𐍃 (wairþs).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

werth

  1. worth
  2. dear
  3. suitable

DeclensionEdit


NounEdit

werth n

  1. worth, price, value
  2. honour, dignity

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • werthlīk

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 9 July 2013, at 12:51