Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wambō

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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 *wamp-(membrane (of bowels), intestines, womb). Cognate with Old Welsh gumbelauc(womb), Breton gwamm(woman, wife), Sanskrit वपा(vapā́, the skin or membrane lining the intestines or parts of the viscera, the caul or omentum).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*wambō f

  1. belly, stomach, abdomen
  2. womb

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit