fehtan

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fehtaną, whence Old Saxon fehtan, Old English feohtan (English fight). From Proto-Indo-European *peḱ- (to pluck out) (also in Proto-Indo-European *peḱu- (cattle), English fee, fellow, Latin pecu, pecunia).

VerbEdit

fehtan

  1. to fight

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: vëhten

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fehtaną, whence Old High German fehtan (German fechten), Old Frisian fiuhta, Old English feohtan (English fight). From Proto-Indo-European *peḱ- (to pluck out) (also in Proto-Indo-European *peḱu- (cattle), English fee, fellow, Latin pecu, pecunia).

VerbEdit

fehtan

  1. to fight

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 07:58