Appendix:Proto-Germanic/krattijô

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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

Alternative formsEdit

  • *kratjô

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gret(-n)-, *grent-, *grend- (to plait, braid, twist, bind), from Proto-Indo-European *ger- (to twist, wind). Cognate with Lithuanian grandis (link, ring, armband), Ancient Greek γρονθοσ (gronthós, balled fist), Sanskrit [script?] (granthiṣyati, to fasten, tie or string together). [Devanagari?]

NounEdit

*krattijô m

  1. (wicker) basket

DeclensionEdit


Related termsEdit

  • *krattaz
  • *kradulaz
  • *krantaz

DescendantsEdit

  • Old Dutch: *kratto, *kratta
    • Middle Dutch: cratte
  • Old High German: kratto, chratto, kretto, krezzo, chrezzo
    • Middle High German: kratte, krazze, kretze
Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 18:08