Old PrussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *girH-, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerH-(to welcome, greet, praise). Cognates include Sanskrit गृणाति(gṛṇā́ti, to praise), Latin grātus(welcome), Old Church Slavonic жрьти(žrĭti, to sacrifice) and Lithuanian gìrti(to praise).

VerbEdit

girtwei

  1. to praise