Staff A/Ae of the English Wordbook.
- OE = Old English
- ME = Middle English
- PG =
- SC = Scots
- SW = Swedish
- Dan. = Danish
- ON = Old Norse
- OS = Old Saxon
- NHG =
- IC =
- H.IC = High
- Du. =
- Fris. =
For a full list of etymological and other abbreviations used in these wordlists, see: Offshortenings.
Leaves under English Wordbook/A:
*Red links mean that no words have been put forth under those bookstaffs as of yet.
|aerial||adj||skywards, aloft, lofty, soaring, spirelike||loften (<OE lyften)|
|aerodynamic||adj||streamlined||wind deft, windfit, loftlithe|
|aerodynamics||n||-||loftcraft (calque Gk.)|
|aeronaut||n||flyer||roomfarer (room = space; cf. NHG Raum)|
|Æsir||n||ghosts, gods, undead, fiends, wicked wights; foes||Ese (<OE ese; see The Elder Gods by Stephen Pollington), wodes|
|aesthetic||adj||comely, fair, seemly, befitting, good looks||litty (<OE wlitig)|