YRR

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Old Norse

œrr = 'mad', 'furious', 'wild' [1] [2]
ǿr-r = 'mad', 'furious', 'wild' [3]

Old Swedish

ǿr = 'mad', 'furious', 'wild' [3]

Old English

wǣriġ = 'tired', 'weary' [3]

Related Names

See Ýrr

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HER see Ýrar
-ingR see ØringR

First Element Forms

Ýr- Ør-

References

  1. Leiv Heggstad, Finn Hødnebø og Erik Simensen: Norrøn Ordbok (1997)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Ferdinand Holthausen: Vergleichendes und Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altwestnordischen (1948)