Dictionary noun *uidh- ur- Uropa
(noun)

Meanings

1.
great grandpa
("ur-" can be stacked)
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Vocab:

der Urlaub, der Urknall, der Urmensch, erlauben, erfinden, erhalten...


Word Family

Root: *uidh-

The core idea of this root was:

up, outward, away

It’s the origin of English out as well as German aus and the prefixes ur- and er-.

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