Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/kahwō

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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 *gow-(to caw, crow, shout). Cognate with Lithuanian dialectal gáuti(to howl), Lithuanian gaũsti(to hum, buzz, drone), Russian го́вор(góvor, dialect, idiom, speech), Old Irish guth(voice), Sanskrit गवते(gavate, he sounds). Related to Old English ċīeġan(to cry out, call, call upon, invoke).

NounEdit

*kahwō f

  1. jackdaw; crow

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