Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/þrībaną

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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 *terp-, *trep- (to satisfy, enjoy).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈθriː.βɑ.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*þrībaną

  1. to seize; grasp; take hold of
  2. to take hold; catch on; prosper

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