Ancient Germanic Elements

This is a list of elements in which the usage is Ancient Germanic.
usage
type
grene Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "green".
grim Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mask".
grímr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "mask".
gris Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "grey".
groniz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Germanic word meaning "green".
grot Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "great, large".
groz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "great, large".
gruoni Old High German
Old High German word meaning "green".
grýja Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "to dawn, to begin to shine".
guma Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "man".
gund Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "war".
gunnr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "war".
guð Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "god".
gyð Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "battle".
Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "high", or possibly "horse".
habaro Old High German
Old High German word meaning "oat".
habuch Old High German
Old High German word meaning "hawk".
hadu Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "battle, combat".
hæg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "fence, enclosure".
hær Anglo-Saxon (Hypothetical)
Old English word meaning "rock, heap of stones".
hæþ Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "heath, wilderness".
hag Old Norse
Old High German word meaning "enclosure".
haga Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "enclosure".
hagan Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "enclosure".
hagi 1 Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "enclosure, pasture".
hago Ancient Germanic, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "enclosure".
halh Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "nook, recess".
hallo Ancient Germanic
Germanic word meaning "hall, manor".
hallr Old Norse
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".
hamel Anglo-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".
hard Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "brave, hardy".
hari 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "army".
harðr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "brave, hardy".
haso Old High German, Old Saxon, Old Dutch
Old High German word meaning "hare".
haugr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "hill".
havan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "pot, vessel".
heafoc Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hawk".
heafod Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "head".
heah Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "high".
heard Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "brave, hardy".
heg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hay".
heid Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "kind, sort, type". It converts an adjective into a noun.
heil Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "happy, hearty, healthy".
heim Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "home".
heimr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "home".
heiðr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "bright, clear".
helfan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to help".
helm Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "helmet, protection".
heord Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "herd".
heort Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hart, male deer".
here 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "army".
herizogo Old High German
Old High German word meaning "army leader, duke".
herr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "army".
herro Old High German
Old High German word meaning "master".
herutaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "hart, male deer".
hierde Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "herdsman, guardian".
hild Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "battle".
hildr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "battle".
hiruz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "hart, male deer".
hjalmr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "helmet".
hjǫrr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "sword".
hjǫrtr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "hart, male deer".
hlaw Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "mound, small hill".
hlíð Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "hillside, slope".
hlud Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "famous, loud".
hnod Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "crush".
hoc Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hook, corner".
hod 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hood, hat".
hof Old High German, Anglo-Saxon, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "garden, courtyard, house, estate".
hogg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hog".
hoh 1 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "high".
hoh 2 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "heel, point of land".
hokaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Germanic word meaning "hook, corner".
holegn Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "holly".
hǫll Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "hall, manor".
holmr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "small island".
holt Anglo-Saxon, Old Norse, Old Dutch, Old Saxon
Old English, Old Norse, Old Dutch and Old Saxon word meaning "forest".
holz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wood".
horh Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "dirt, mud, mucus".
horn Anglo-Saxon, Old High German, Old Norse, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "horn".
houbit Old High German
Old High German word meaning "head".
houva Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "plot of land, farm".
houwan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to chop, to cut".
hraban Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "raven".
hrace Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "throat".
hræfn Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "raven".
hrafn Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "raven".
hramn Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "raven".
hreiðr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "nest, home".
hris Old High German
Old High German word meaning "twig, branch, bush".
hrod Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "fame".
hrok Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "rest".
hrom Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "fame".
hros Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "horse".
hroð Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "fame".
hróðr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "fame".
hryðer Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "cattle, ox".
hug Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mind, thought, heart, spirit".
hugr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "mind, thought".
hulda Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "merciful, graceful".
hulta Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "wood".
humbal Old High German
Old High German word meaning "bee".
hun 1 Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "bear cub, warrior".
hunig Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "honey".
huntian Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to hunt".
huoba Old High German
Old High German word meaning "plot of land, farm".
huod Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "hood, hat".
huok Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "hook, corner".
huot Old High German
Old High German word meaning "hood, hat".
hurst Old High German
Old High German word meaning "thicket, nest".
hus Old High German, Old Dutch, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic word meaning "house".
husa Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "house".
hux Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "insult, scorn".
hvítr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "white".
hwæte Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "wheat".
hwit Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "white".
hyll Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hill".
hyrst Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "thicket, nest".
id Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "work, labour".
is Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "ice, iron".
iv Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "yew".
jagon Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to hunt".
jarl Old Norse
Old Norse noble title.
jór Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "horse".
jord Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "land".
jǫrmun Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "great, large".
jud Ancient Germanic
Germanic element referring to the tribe of the Jutes.
jung 1 Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "young".
kaisar Ancient Germanic (Gothic)
Gothic word meaning "emperor", derived from the Roman name Caesar.
karl Ancient Germanic, Old Norse
Germanic and Old Norse element meaning "man".
kárr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "curly, curved".
kasto Old High German
Old High German word meaning "crate".
kemphio Old High German
Old High German word meaning "champion, warrior".
ketill Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "kettle, cauldron" (later also acquiring the meaning "helmet").
kind Old High German
Old High German word meaning "child".
kirkja Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "church" (via Old English from Greek).
kista Old High German
Old High German word meaning "chest, box" (via Latin from Greek).
kjarr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "thicket, brush".
kleini Old High German
Old High German word meaning "small, little".
kneht Old High German
Old High German word meaning "servant, apprentice".
knif Old Saxon
Old Saxon word meaning "knife".
knopf Old High German
Old High German word meaning "button".
kokkr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "rooster, cock".
kol Old High German
Old High German word meaning "coal".
kolo 2 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "cabbage".
konr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "son, descendant".
kopon Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "to buy, to trade" (of Latin origin).
korn Old High German
Old High German word meaning "kernel, grain".
koufon Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to buy, to trade" (of Latin origin).
kram Old High German
Old High German word meaning "tent, trading post".
kranz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wreath".
krona Old High German
Old High German word meaning "crown", ultimately from Latin corona.
kruog Old High German
Old High German word meaning "jug, pot".
kukkaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "rooster, cock".
kula 2 Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "hole, bump".
kuni 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "clan, family".
kuning Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "king".
kuofa Old High German
Old High German word meaning "container, cask, barrel".
kuoni Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "brave".
kvistr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "twig, branch".
lad Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "course, way".
laic Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "play".
land Anglo-Saxon, Old Norse
Old English and Old Norse word meaning "land".
landa Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "land".
lang Anglo-Saxon, Old High German, Old Dutch
Old English, Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "long".
langr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "long".
lant Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "land".
lauf Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "leaf".
laug Old Norse
Old Norse element possibly meaning "betrothed woman".
leac Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "leek, herb".
leah Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "woodland, clearing".
leib Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "descendant, heir, heritage".
leifr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "descendant, heir, heritage".
leikr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "play".
leof Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "dear, beloved, agreeable".
leub Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "dear, beloved".
leud Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "people".
lewo Ancient (Hypothetical), Old High German, Old Dutch
Indo-European root meaning "lion".
licc Anglo-Saxon (Hypothetical)
Unattested Old English word meaning "stream".
lin Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "flax".
lind 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "flexible, soft, tender, serpent, snake".
lind 2 Anglo-Saxon, Old Norse
Old English and Old Norse word meaning "linden tree, lime tree, shield".
linta Old High German
Old High German word meaning "linden tree, lime tree, shield".
lioht Old High German
Old High German word meaning "light".
ljótr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "light".
lob Old High German
Old High German word meaning "praise".
lundr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "grove".
lyng Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "heather".
macian Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to make".
macon Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "to make".
mær 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "famous".
mær 2 Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "maid".
mærr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "famous".
magan Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mighty, strong".
magn Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "mighty, strong".
mahhon Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to make".
maht Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "might, strength".
makon Old Saxon
Old Saxon word meaning "to make".
man Ancient Germanic, Old High German, Old Dutch
Germanic element meaning "man".
manag Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "many".
mandala Old High German
Old High German word meaning "almond", of Latin origin.
mann Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "man".
mari Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "famous".
marka Old High German
Old High German word meaning "border, boundary, march".
mathal Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "meeting".
maðr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "man".
merki Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "border, boundary".
mezzirahs Old High German
Old High German word meaning "knife".
milde Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "gentle, mild".
minna Old High German
Old High German word meaning "love, remembrance".
mið Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "middle".
mona Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "moon".
monandæg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "Monday".
mór 2 Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "moor, heath, bog".
mor 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "moor, heath, bog".
morgan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "morning".
móðr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "mind, mood".
mulin Old High German
Old High German word meaning "mill".
mund Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "protection".
mundr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "protection".
muor Old High German
Old High German word meaning "moor, heath, bog".
muot Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mind, spirit".
muozan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "must, have to".
mura 2 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wall", of Latin origin.
mus Old High German, Anglo-Saxon, Old Dutch
Old High German, Old English and Old Dutch word meaning "mouse".
mylna Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "mill".
myrige Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "pleasant, delightful".
nagal Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "nail, peg".
nand Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "daring, brave".
nes Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "headland, promontory".
nidar Old High German
Old High German word meaning "down".
niþer Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "down".
nither Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "down".
niðr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "down".
niuwi Old High German
Old High German word meaning "new".
niwe Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "new".
nord Ancient Germanic, Old High German
Germanic element meaning "north".
norþ Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "north".
norðr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "north".
not Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "need".
noð Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "boldness, daring".
nuz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "nut".
nýr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "new".
odal Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "fatherland, heritage".
oddr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "point (of a sword)".
oheim Old High German
Old High German word meaning "maternal uncle".
ǫlr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "alder tree".
om 2 Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "maternal uncle".
ort Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "point".
os Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "god".
ost Old High German
Old High German word meaning "east".
panningaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "coin, penny".
path Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "path".
peac Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "pointed hill, peak".
penn Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "pen, enclosure".
pfuol Old High German
Old High German word meaning "pool".
phifan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to pipe".
píli Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "willow".
pipian Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to pipe".
pol Anglo-Saxon, Old Saxon
Old English and Old Saxon word meaning "pool".
preost Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "priest".
rad 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "counsel".
rad 3 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wheel".
ræd Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "counsel".
ræde Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "prepared, prompt, ready".
ragin Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "advice, counsel".
raha Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "roe deer".
rand Ancient Germanic, Old Norse
Germanic element meaning "rim (of a shield)".
rasc Old High German
Old High German word meaning "quick".
ráð Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "advice, counsel".
rath Old Dutch, Old Saxon
Old Dutch and Old Saxon word meaning "wheel".
raw Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "row, line".
read Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "red".
regin Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "advice, counsel".
reginbogo Old High German
Old High German word meaning "rainbow".
reigaro Old High German
Old High German word meaning "heron".
ric Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "ruler, mighty, rich".
ridan Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to ride".
rihhi Ancient Germanic
Old High German word meaning "rich, powerful".
ríkr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "mighty, rich" or "ruler".
ripel Anglo-Saxon (Hypothetical)
Unattested Old English word meaning "strip of land".
risi Old High German, Old Saxon
Old High German and Old Saxon word meaning "giant".
ritan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to ride".
ríða Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "to ride".
riuti Old High German
Old High German word meaning "cleared land".
rod 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "cleared land".
rod 2 Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "red".
rot Old High German
Old High German word meaning "red".
róðr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "rowing".
rum 2 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "roomy, spacious".
rún Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "secret lore".
run Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "secret lore".
ruð Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "clearing".
ruum Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "spacious, roomy".
ryge Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "rye".
Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "sea".