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Appendix:Proto-Germanic/senawō

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *senew-, *snēw- (sinew), from Proto-Indo-European *sēy- (to tie, tie to, knit, connect). Cognate with Latin nervus (tendon, nerve), Ancient Greek νεῦρον (neûron, tendon, cord, nerve), Avestan [script?] (snāvar-, tendon, sinew), Sanskrit [script?] (snāvan-, snāván-, tendon, muscle, sinew). [script?] [Devanagari?]

NounEdit

*senawō f

  1. (anatomy) cord, tendon, sinew; nerve

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