From Middle English scharn, from Old English scearn (“sharn, dung, muck, filth”), from Proto-Germanic *skarną (“manure”), from Proto-Indo-European *sker- (“dung, manure”). Cognate with North Frisian skern (“dung, manure”), Danish, Swedish, and Icelandic skarn (“dung”).
"sharn." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 July 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/sharn>.
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