haugr

Old NorseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Akin to hár ‎(high),and Danish høj ‎(hill), Swedish hög ‎(hill), North English how

NounEdit

haugr m (genitive haugs, plural haugar)

  1. howe, mound; dung heap, midden
  2. cairn; sacrificial mound

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Norwegian (Nynorsk): haug m
  • Swedish: hög m

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