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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/þinsaną

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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 *tens- (to stretch). Related to Lithuanian tęsti (to stretch (out); to continue, extend).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

*þinsaną

  1. to stretch

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ReferencesEdit

  • Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill