Dictionary verb zer verb *hlaupan laufen zerlaufen
(zer verb)


to melt
(Pretty much only used for butter or chocolate or similar that "melts" on the tongue. NOT for snow or icecream, which are actually melting. The core theme here is "run apart".)
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Root: *hlaupan

This is a West-Germanic root and connections beyond the Germanic branch of the Indo-European tree are not known. It’s the origin of English to leap.

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