Appendix:Proto-Germanic/sweraną

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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 *swer- (to cut, stab, fester). Possibly related to Avestan [script?] (xvara, wound, hurt).

VerbEdit

*sweraną

  1. to hurt
  2. to fester; ulcerate

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • *swerô

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: (swor; swarnian, swārnian, swornian)
  • Old Saxon: *sweran
  • Old Dutch: *sweran; (*swero)
  • Old High German: sweran; (swero; swerado, swerdo)
Last modified on 28 August 2013, at 15:19