Ancient Germanic Elements

This is a list of elements in which the usage is Ancient Germanic.
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ACAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "oak".
ACKAROld High German, Old Dutch
Old High German word meaning "field".
ADALAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "noble".
ÆCERAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "field".
ÆCERMANNAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "ploughman".
ÆLFAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "elf".
ÆNGLEAnglo-Saxon
Old English name of the Germanic tribe the Angles.
ÆPPELAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "apple".
ÆSCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "ash tree".
ÆÐELAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "noble".
AGAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "edge (of a sword), blade".
AGIAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "awe, terror".
AGILAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "edge (of a sword), blade".
AHSAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "axle".
AKRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "field".
ALA (1)Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "all".
ALDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "old".
ALFAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "elf".
ALFRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "elf".
ALJAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "other, foreign".
ALJANAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "strength, power".
ALTOld High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "old".
AMALAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "work, labour".
ANDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "wrath, zeal".
ANGILAncient Germanic
Germanic element referring to the Germanic tribe the Angles (see ANGEL).
ANKEROld High German
Old High German word meaning "anchor".
ANNEAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "alone, solitary".
ANSAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "god".
ANSETLAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hermitage".
ANTAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "giant".
ANU (1)Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "ancestor, father".
APLAZAncient Germanic
Germanic word meaning "apple".
ARBEITGerman, Old High German
German word meaning "work".
ARI (1)Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "eagle".
ARNAncient Germanic, Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "eagle".
ARRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "warrior", from Proto-Norse *harjaz "leader of an army".
ASCAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "ash tree".
ÁSSAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "god".
AÐALAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "noble".
ATHANAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "year".
ATTAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "father".
AUDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "wealth, fortune".
AUÐRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "wealth, fortune".
AVIAncient Germanic
Germanic element of unknown meaning, possibly "desired".
BACHEROld High German
Old High German word meaning "baker".
BADUAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "fight, struggle".
BÆCEREAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "baker".
BÆRNETAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "a burning".
BAGGAAnglo-Saxon (Hypothetical)
Unattested Old English word meaning "bag, badger".
BAHOld High German
Old High German word meaning "stream".
BAKARIAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "baker".
BALDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "bold".
BANAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bone".
BAROAncient Germanic (Frankish)
Frankish word meaning "man, freeman".
BARTOld High German
Old High German word meaning "beard".
BAT (1)Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "boat".
BAÐUAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "battle".
BAUGAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning either "bend, flex" or "ring".
BEADUAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "battle".
BEALDAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "bold".
BEANAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bean".
BEARNAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "child, son".
BEKIOld Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "stream".
BEKKRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "stream".
BEOAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "bee".
BEOFORAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "beaver".
BEONETAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bent grass" (genus Agrostis).
BEORHTAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "bright".
BEORNAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "warrior, man", possibly originally meaning "bear".
BEOSAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bent grass" (genus Agrostis).
BERAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "bear".
BERAHTAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "bright".
BEREAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "barley".
BERG (1)Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "protection, help".
BERNAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "bear".
BIBARAncient Germanic
Germanic word meaning "beaver".
BIRDAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bird".
BJÖRGAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "help, save, rescue".
BJÖRNAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "bear".
BLACAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "pale, shining, white".
BLÆCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "black".
BLANCAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "white".
BLAOOld High German
Old High German word meaning "blue".
BLAWAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "blue".
BLIÞEAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "happy, blithe".
BLÓMAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "bloom, flower".
BLUNDAncient Germanic
Germanic word meaning "blond".
BLUOMOOld High German
Old High German word meaning "bloom, flower".
BODOAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "command, order".
BOLDAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "house".
BONAOld High German, Old Dutch
Old High German word meaning "bean".
BORDAncient Germanic (Frankish)
Frankish word meaning "board, plank".
BORGAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "fortification, castle".
BÓTAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "remedy".
BOTMAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "ground, soil, bottom".
BOUMOld High German, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "tree".
BRADAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "broad".
BRANDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "sword" or "fire".
BRANDRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "sword" or "fire".
BREITOld High German
Old High German word meaning "broad".
BREOWANAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to brew".
BRINKOld Saxon
Old Low German word meaning "edge, slope".
BRIUWANOld High German
Old High German word meaning "to brew".
BROCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "brook, small stream".
BRUN (1)Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "armour, protection".
BRUN (2)Ancient Germanic, Old High German, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "brown".
BRYNAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "armour, protection".
BUCCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "buck, male deer".
BULAAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bull".
BULOAncient Germanic
Germanic word meaning "bull".
BUOHHAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "beech tree".
BUROld High German
Old High German word meaning "peasant", later acquiring the meaning "farmer".
BURGAncient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "fortress, fortification, castle".
BURNAAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "spring, fountain, stream".
BUSCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bush".
BUSKOld High German
Old High German word meaning "bush".
BUTILOld High German
Old High German word meaning "bag, pouch".
BÝRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "farm, settlement".
BYRGENAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "burial mound".
CEALDAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "cold".
CENEAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "bold, keen".
CEOLAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "keel (of a ship)".
CHINDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "child".
CHOCHOld High German
Old High German word meaning "a cook".
CILDAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "baby, child".
CLÆGAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "clay".
CLIFAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "cliff".
CLOHAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "cleft, ravine, cliff".
COCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "a cook".
COCCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "rooster, cock".
COLAncient Germanic
Germanic element possibly meaning "helmet".
COTAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "cottage, small house".
CRAWEAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "crow".
CUMBAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "valley".
CUÞAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "famous, known".
CYNEAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "royal".
DÆGAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "day".
DÆLAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "dale, valley".
DAGAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "day".
DAGRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "day".
DALOld Dutch, Swedish
Old Dutch and Swedish word meaning "dale, valley".
DALAAncient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "dale, valley".
DALRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "dale, valley".
DAMMOld Dutch, Anglo-Saxon
Old Dutch and Old English word meaning "dam".
DAMMRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "dam".
DANIAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "Dane", referring to the Germanic tribe.
DEAHAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "dye".
DENUAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "valley".
DEORAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "dear".
DICAnglo-Saxon, Old Dutch
Old English and Old Dutch word meaning "ditch, dike".
DIKAZAncient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "pool".
DÍSAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "goddess".
DORFOld High German
Old High German word meaning "village".
DRAENOld High German
Old High German word meaning "to turn".
DRESKENOld High German
Old High German word meaning "to thresh".
DUNAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hill".
DUNNAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "dark, brown".
DURRIOld High German
Old High German word meaning "dry" (later acquiring the meaning "thin").
EAAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "river".
EADAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "wealth, fortune, riches".
EALDAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "old".
EALHAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "temple".
EARDAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "land".
EAST (1)English, Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "east".
EAST (2)Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "grace".
EBURAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "boar".
ECGAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "edge (of a sword), blade, corner".
ECKAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "edge, corner".
EGAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "island".
EGGAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "edge (of a sword), blade".
EIAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "ever, always".
EIHOld High German
Old High German word meaning "oak".
EIKOld Dutch, Ancient Scandinavian
Old Dutch and Old Norse word meaning "oak".
EINAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "one, alone".
ELDRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "fire".
ENDEAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "end, limit".
EOFORAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "boar".
EORLAnglo-Saxon
Old English noble title.
EOWUAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "ewe".
ERAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "honour, respect".
ERCANAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "genuine".
ERLAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "noble".
ERMENAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "whole, universal".
EWAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "law, custom".
EYAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning either "island" (from Proto-Norse *aiwo) or "good fortune" (from Proto-Norse *auja).
FÆGERAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "beautiful, fair".
FALKOAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "falcon".
FARAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "journey".
FARAWAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "colour".
FARDIAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "journey".
FARNOld High German
Old High German word meaning "fern".
FARUAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "journey".
FASTRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "firm".
FEARNAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "fern".
FELDAnglo-Saxon, Old High German, Old Dutch
Old English, Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "field".
FENIOld Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "fen, swamp, peat".
FENNAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "fen, swamp, peat".
FENNIOld High German
Old High German word meaning "fen, swamp, peat".
FIDULAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "fiddle".
FIGAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "fig".
FILUAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "much".
FINNRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "Sámi, person from Finland".
FISCOld High German, Anglo-Saxon
Old High German and Old English word meaning "fish".
FISKAZAncient Germanic
Proto-Germanic word meaning "fish".
FISKRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "fish".
FLÆDAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "beauty".
FLÆMINGRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "Fleming, person from Flanders".
FLUOTOld High German, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "stream".
FOGALOld High German, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "bird".
FOLKAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "people".
FORDAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "ford, river crossing".
FORSTOld High German
Old High German word meaning "forest".
FOXAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "fox".
FRANKAncient Germanic
Frankish word meaning "spear". This is the origin of the name of the tribe of the Franks.
FREOAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "free".
FRIOld High German
Old High German word meaning "free".
FRIDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "peace".
FRIÞAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "peace".
FRÍÐRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "beautiful, beloved".
FRIÐRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "peace, love".
FROSTOld High German, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic word meaning "frost".
FROUWIDAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "joy".
FUGOLAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "bird".
FUHSOld High German, Old Saxon
Germanic word meaning "fox".
FULCAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "people".
FUNSAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "ready".
FUORENOld High German
Old High German word meaning "to lead".
GÆTAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "gate".
GALGAAncient Germanic
Frankish word meaning "measuring rod".
GANG (1)Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "path".
GARAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "spear".
GARAWENOld High German
Old High German word meaning "to prepare".
GARDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "enclosure".
GARÐRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "enclosure".
GARTOOld High German
Old High German word meaning "garden".
GASTAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "stranger, guest".
GAUTAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "Goth", referring to the tribe.
GAUTRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "Goth", referring to the Germanic tribe.
GAWIAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "territory".
GEBAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "gift".
GEIRRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "spear".
GEIZOld High German
Old High German word meaning "goat".
GEOCAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "oxen yoke".
GEONGAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "young".
GERAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "spear".
GEREFAAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "reeve, sheriff, prefect, official".
GERSTAOld High German
Old High German word meaning "barley".
GIEFUAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "gift".
GILDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "sacrifice, value".
GISILAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "pledge, hostage".
GÍSLAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "shaft (of a weapon), arrow".
GLÆDAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "bright".
GLÆSAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "glass".
GLAS (1)Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "glass".
GLASAAncient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "glass".
GNÝRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "noise, grumble, murmur".
GOD (1)Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "god".
GOD (2)Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "good".
GRÆGAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "grey".
GRAFAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "grove".
GRAFIOOld High German
Old High German word meaning "count".
GRAND (2)Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "gravel".
GRENEAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "green".
GRIMAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mask".
GRÍMRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "mask".
GRISAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "grey".
GRONIZAncient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Germanic word meaning "green".
GROTOld Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "great, large".
GROZOld High German
Old High German word meaning "great, large".
GRUONIOld High German
Old High German word meaning "green".
GUMAAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "man".
GUNDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "war".
GUNNRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "war".
GUÐAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "god".
GYÐAnglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "battle".
Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "high", or possibly "horse".
HABAROOld High German
Old High German word meaning "oat".
HABUCHOld High German
Old High German word meaning "hawk".
HADUAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "battle, combat".
HÆGAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "fence, enclosure".
HÆRAnglo-Saxon (Hypothetical)
Old English word meaning "rock, heap of stones".
HÆÞAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "heath, wilderness".
HAGAncient Scandinavian
Old High German word meaning "enclosure".
HAGAAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "enclosure".
HAGANAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "enclosure".
HAGIAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "enclosure, pasture".
HAGOAncient Germanic, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "enclosure".
HALHAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "nook, recess".
HALLOAncient Germanic
Germanic word meaning "hall, manor".
HALLRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "rock".
HAM (1)Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "home, estate, settlement".
HAM (2)Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "water meadow, enclosure".
HAMELAnglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "crooked, mutilated".
HAR (1)Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "grey".
HARA (2)Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hare".
HARDAncient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "brave, hardy".
HARI (1)Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "army".
HASOOld High German, Old Saxon, Old Dutch
Old High German word meaning "hare".
HAUGRAncient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "hill".