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sjálfr

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Old NorseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *selbaz, whence also Old English self, seolf, Old Frisian self, Old Saxon self, Old High German selb, Gothic 𐍃𐌹𐌻𐌱𐌰 (silba). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *selbʰ- (one's own), from *s(w)e- (separate, apart).

PronounEdit

sjálfr

  1. self

DescendantsEdit