See also: -tiw

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Old English Tīw, from Proto-Germanic *Tīwaz, from Proto-Indo-European *deywós (god).

Proper nounEdit

Tiw

  1. The god Tyr, especially in an Anglo-Saxon context; Tiw.

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Old EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *Tīwaz, from Proto-Indo-European *deywós (god).

Proto-Germanic cognate with Old Norse Týr, Old Frisian Tii, Old High German Ziu, Gothic 𐍄𐌴𐌹𐍅𐍃 (teiws).

Proto-Indo-European cognate with Ancient Greek Ζεύς (Zeús), Latin deus, Hittite 𒅆𒍑 (sius), Lithuanian diẽvas, Sanskrit द्यु (dyú).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tīw m

 
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  1. Tiw, the Anglo-Saxon name for Tyr

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NounEdit

Tīw m

 
Tyr rune
  1. the runic character ᛏ (/t/)

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  • English: Tiw