Wroth meaning

rôth
Wrathful; angry.
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Angry; wrathful; incensed.
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Full of anger; wrathful.
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Origin of wroth

  • Middle English from Old English wrāth wer-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English wroth, wrooth, from Old English wrāþ, from Proto-Germanic *wraiþaz (“cruel"), from Proto-Indo-European *wreit- (“to turn"). Akin to Old Frisian wrēþ (“evil"), Old Saxon wrÄ“d (“evil") (Dutch wreed (“cruel")), Old High German reid (“cruel"), Old Norse reiðr (“angry") (Danish vred, Swedish vred).

    From Wiktionary