Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/derkaz

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This Proto-Germanic entry contains 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

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰerg-(to dim, darken), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰer-, *dʰerw-(cloudiness, dirt; to dim, darken, tarnish, dull). Cognate with Tocharian tärkär/tarkär(cloud) and Old Irish derg(red).

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AdjectiveEdit

*derkaz

  1. dirty
  2. dark

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