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Appendix:Frankish/rīkī

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This Frankish entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

FrankishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (kingly, mighty, rich), from Proto-Celtic *rīxs (king), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (king), lengthened-grade form of Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵ- (to straighten). Cognate with Old Saxon rīki (powerful, rich), Old High German rīhhi (rich), Old English rīce (powerful, rich).

AdjectiveEdit

*rīkī

  1. rich
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DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *rīkiją. Cognate with Old Saxon rīki (kingdom, power), Old High German rīhhi (kingdom), Old English rīce (power, kingdom).

NounEdit

*rīkī n

  1. realm
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