hyrling

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hūzijō-lingaz(hireling), *hūzijô(follower, servant, dependent), equivalent to hire +‎ -ling. Cognate with Dutch huurling(hireling, mercenary).

NounEdit

hȳrling m

  1. hireling

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