EIS

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Name Element


Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element related to EIST

Ancient Germanic

*aiðsō = 'embers', 'pyre' [1]

Old Norse

ėisa = 'fire', 'pyre' [1]

Middle Low German

ēse = 'hearth' [1]

Old High German

ėit = 'embers', 'pyre' [1]

Old Saxon

ēd = 'embers', 'pyre' [1]

Old English

ād = 'embers', 'pyre' [1]

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
BORG see Aisaberga (German), Eisinbjørg (Norse)

First Element Forms

Aisa- Eisin-

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)