Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *wedrą. Cognates include Old English weder and Old High German wetar (from Proto-West Germanic *wedr).

NounEdit

veðr n (genitive veðrar or veðrs)

  1. weather
DescendantsEdit
  • Danish: vejr
  • Faroese: veður
  • Icelandic: veður
  • Norwegian Bokmål: vær
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: vêr
  • Swedish: väder

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *weþruz. Cognates include Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌸𐍂𐌿𐍃 (wiþrus), Old English weþer and Old High German widar.

NounEdit

veðr m (genitive veðrar)

  1. ram (male sheep)
DescendantsEdit