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Proto-NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hurną, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱer-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ᚺᛟᚱᚾᚨ (hornan

  1. horn
    • 5th century, inscription on the Golden Horns of Gallehus:
      ᛖᚲᚺᛚᛖᚹᚨᚷᚨᛊᛏᛁᛉ᛬ᚺᛟᛚᛏᛁᛃᚨᛉ᛬ᚺᛟᚱᚾᚨ᛬ᛏᚨᚹᛁᛞᛟ᛬
      ekhlewagastiz᛬holtijaz᛬horna᛬tawido᛬
      I, Hlewagastiz Holtijaz, made [the] horn

DescendantsEdit

  • Old Norse: horn
    • Danish: horn
    • Faroese: horn
    • Icelandic: horn
    • Norwegian: horn
    • Swedish: horn