Appendix:Proto-Germanic/weruz

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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

  • *warzuz (?)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *wer- (high, raised area, tuber, lump, blister).

NounEdit

*weruz f

  1. (anatomy) lip

DeclensionEdit


Derived termsEdit

  • *werulō

DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: weler, weolor, welur (< *werulō)
  • Old Frisian: were
  • Old Norse: vǫrr
  • Gothic: wairilo [script?] (< *werulō)
Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 17:02