day nettle

day nettle
Etymology: day probably by folk etymology from a word of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse akrdāi hemp nettle, Faroese dāi, Norwegian dåe, dæe, Swedish då; akin to Old Norse senselessness, deyja to die — more at die

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