Name Element SKERANĄ

Type Word

Meaning & History

Germanic word meaning "to cut, to shear" [1][2].

Related Items

Other Languages & Culturesscieran(Anglo-Saxon) skeran(Old Dutch) skeran(Old High German)
Surname DescendantsScheer(Dutch) Shearer(English) Scheer, Scherer(German)

Sources & References

  1. Kroonen, Guus. Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic. Brill, 2013, page 443.
  2. Orel, Vladimir. A Handbook of Germanic Etymology. Brill, 2003, page 338.
Entry added December 7, 2022