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fæder

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of fader

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From Proto-Germanic *fadēr, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

Germanic cognates: Old Frisian feder, Old Saxon fadar (German Low German Fader), Old High German fater (German Vater), Old Dutch fader (Dutch vader), Old Norse faðir (Icelandic faðir, Swedish fader), Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌳𐌰𐍂 (fadar).

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fæder m

  1. (West Saxon) father

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