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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