Appendix:Proto-Germanic/harugaz

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This entry contains Proto-Germanic 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.

Proto-GermanicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱarǝk- (fenced or enclosed area), from *ḱer, from which also *hurną (horn). Cognate with Latin carcer (fence; prison), Irish carn (heap of stones).

NounEdit

*harugaz m

  1. Sanctuary; halidom; grove.
  2. Pile of stones; (heathen) altar.

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: hearg; hearga
  • Old Saxon: harug
  • Old Frankish: *harah; *haraho
    • Middle Latin: haraho (Ripuarian Laws)
  • Old High German: harug, haruc, haruch
  • Old Norse: hǫrgr
    • Icelandic: hörgur
    • Faroese: hørgur
    • Norwegian: horg
    • Old Swedish: hargher
      • Swedish: harg, horg, horv

ReferencesEdit

  • haruga in: Wörterbuch der Indogermanischen Sprachen: Dritter Teil: Wortschatz der Germanischen Spracheinheit (Dictionary of the Indo-European Languages: Third Part: Vocabulary of the Germanic Language Unity) by August Fick with contributions by Hjalmar Falk, entirely revised by Alf Torp in 1909.
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