See also: friðu

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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *friþuz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *prāy-, *prēy-(like, love). Cognates include Old Frisian fretho, Old English friþ, Old High German fridu (German Frieden), Old Norse friðr (Icelandic friður, Swedish and Danish fred) and Dutch vrede.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

frithu n

  1. peace
  2. sanctuary