greotan

Old English

verb
Definitions
  • to weep, cry, shed tears

Etymology

Inherited from *greutan inherited from Proto-Germanic *greutaną (cry, weep).

Origin

Proto-Germanic

*greutaną

Gloss

cry, weep

Concept
Semantic Field

Emotions and values

Ontological Category

Action/Process

Emoji
😢 😭 😿

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