ÞRÖST

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Origin and Meaning

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Common Blackbird.jpg
Thrush (one of several kinds)
Image by Andreas Trepte,[1]
licensed under Creative Commons

Old Norse

þrǫstr = 'thrush (bird)' [2] [3]

Swedish

trast = 'thrush (bird)' [3]

Middle High German

drostel = 'thrush (bird)' [3]

Old Saxon

throsla = 'thrush (bird)' [3]

Old English

ðrostle = 'thrush (bird)' [3]

Related Names

See Þrǫstr

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HER see Þrastar

First Element Forms

Þrast-

References

  1. Wikimedia Commons: Image by Andreas Trepte (www.photo-natur.de), source & license
  2. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)