HRANN

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Origin and Meaning

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Ancient Germanic

*raznu = 'wave', 'billow', 'surge'; 'mass' [1]

Old Norse

hrǫnn = 'wave', 'billow' [2]
hrǫnn = 'wave', 'billow', 'surge'; 'mass' [1]

Old English

hærn = 'wave', 'billow', 'flood', 'sea' [1]
hræn = 'wave', 'billow', 'flood', 'sea' [1]

Related Names

Hrǫnn

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HER see Hrannar

First Element Forms

Hrann-

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)
  2. Rudolf Simek: Dictionary of Northern Mythology (1993)