Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mahtilausaz, equivalent to miht +‎ -lēas.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmixtˌlæ͜ɑːs/, [ˈmiçtˌlæ͜ɑːs]

AdjectiveEdit

mihtlēas

  1. mightless, weak, powerless, impotent; without might or power

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: myghtles, mihtles, mightles

ReferencesEdit

  • meahtleás in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary