aþexe

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *awiþahsijǭ, *agiþahsijǭ ‎(lizard, newt), the first element from Proto-Indo-European *og(wh)i- ‎(snake), and the second representing Proto-Germanic *þahsuz ‎(badger). Akin to Old Saxon egiþassa, ewidehsa ‎(lizard) (Dutch hagedis), Old High German egidehsa, ewidehsa ‎(lizard) (German Eidechse), German Dachs ‎(badger), Norwegian svintoks ‎(badger).

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NounEdit

āþexe f

  1. lizard
  2. eft, newt

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