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See also: freâ and frea-

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *frawjô, from Proto-Indo-European *proHwo-, a derivation from *per- (to go forward). Cognate with Old Saxon frāho, Old High German frao, frō, Old Norse Freyr, Gothic 𐍆𐍂𐌰𐌿𐌾𐌰 (frauja), and via Proto-Indo-European with Latin prōvincia (English province).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

frēa m

  1. (poetic) lord, king

DeclensionEdit