Reconstruction:Old Dutch/brecan

This Old Dutch entry contains reconstructed terms and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Old Dutch Edit

Etymology Edit

From Proto-West Germanic *brekan, from Proto-Germanic *brekaną, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰreg-.

Verb Edit


  1. to break

Inflection Edit

Descendants Edit

  • Middle Dutch: brēken
    • Dutch: breken
    • Limburgish: braeke