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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/akaną

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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.

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Proto-GermanicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵeti, from *h₂eǵ- (to drive). Cognate with Latin agō (drive), Ancient Greek ἄγω (ágō, direct, drive, lead, draw, go), Sanskrit अजति (ájati, he drives).

VerbEdit

*akaną[1]

  1. to drive, sail, navigate
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eg- (sin, crime). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἄγος (ágos, curse, blood-guilt, penance), Sanskrit आगस् (ā́gas, offence, injury, sin, fault).

VerbEdit

*akaną[2]

  1. to ache
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*akan- 1”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 18
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*akan- 2”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 18
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