Appendix:Proto-Germanic/laubijaną

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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 *laubą (permission), from Proto-Indo-European *leubʰ- (to hold dear, love).

VerbEdit

*laubijaną

  1. to allow
  2. to praise

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

  • *laubaz

DescendantsEdit

Descendants of this verb are often found in combination with prefixes: *bi-, *uz-, etc.

  • Old English: līefan, lȳfan
  • Old Frisian: lēva
    • North Frisian: leauwjen
    • West Frisian: leauwe (?)
  • Old Dutch: *louven
  • Old High German: *louben
    • Middle High German: louben
      • German: lauben
  • Old Norse: leyfa
    • Icelandish: leyfa
    • Faroese: loyva
    • Norwegian: løyva, løyve
  • Gothic: 𐌻𐌰𐌿𐌱𐌾𐌰𐌽 (laubjan)
Last modified on 30 August 2013, at 15:29