Old High GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The interpretation of the element wigi- is disputed and may represent Proto-Germanic *wīgą (battle) or a related form, a form related to *wīhaz (sacred), or something else. The second element is donar, representing Proto-Germanic *Þunraz.

Proper nounEdit

wigidonar m

  1. a name of Thor
    • 6th or 7th century, Nordendorf Fibula:
      ᛚᛟᚷᚨᚦᛟᚱᛖ
      ᚹᛟᛞᚨᚾ
      ᚹᛁᚷᛁᚦᛟᚾᚨᚱ
      logaþore
      wodan
      wigiþonar
      Sorcerers (?)
      Wodan
      Battle-Donar (?)

DeclensionEdit