a- etymology

Old Saxon word a- comes from Old Saxon ar-

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Detailed word origin of a-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ar- Old Saxon (osx)
a- Old Saxon (osx) Forming words with the sense from, away, out, off, e.g. āniman.

Words with the same origin as a-

Descendants of ar-
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