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Appendix:Frankish/thorp

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *þurpą (village, gathering, cleared land), from Proto-Indo-European *tr̥b-, zero-grade form of Proto-Indo-European *treb- (dwelling). Cognate with Old Saxon thorp (village), Old High German dorf (village, estate), Old English þorp, þrop (village).

NounEdit

*thorp n

  1. village
  2. cluster

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit