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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *smartaz (hurting), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)merd- (to burn). Cognate with Old Frisian smert (hurting, painful). More at smart.

AdjectiveEdit

smeart

  1. painful, smarting, smart
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *smart, first and third person singular preterite of Proto-Germanic *smertaną (to smart).

VerbEdit

smeart

  1. First and third person singular past indicative of smeortan.