Appendix:Proto-Germanic/hwalaz

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)kʷálos ‎(sheatfish). Compare Latin squalus, Old Prussian kalis, Ancient Greek ἄσπαλος ‎(áspalos), Avestan 𐬀𐬭𐬀𐬐 ‎(kara, kind of fish)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*hwalaz m

  1. whale

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