Appendix:Proto-Germanic/wesaną

Proto-GermanicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PIE roots
*h₁es-
*h₂wes-

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁es- and *h₂wes-.

VerbEdit

*wesaną

  1. to be
  2. to remain
  3. to exist
ConjugationEdit

This verb is suppletive. The past and imperative are declined with the strong class 5 stem wes-, the remainder with an irregular stem (i)s-.

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Etymology 2Edit

PIE root
*wes-

From Proto-Indo-European *wes- ‎(to graze). Related to Proto-Celtic *westā ‎(food, feast), Latin vēscor ‎(to make use of).[1]

VerbEdit

*wesaną

  1. to consume, feast
ConjugationEdit
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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Guus Kroonen (2013), Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 582