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hyrling

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

hȳrling m

  1. hireling, one who works for hire.

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