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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/dawjaną

Proto-GermanicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compared with Proto-Indo-European *dʰew-, and *dʰweh₂-, but Kroonen prefers to connect it with Hittite [script needed] (tuḫḫušzi, to end), from *dʰuH-.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɑu̯.jɑ.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*dawjaną[1]

  1. to die

InflectionEdit

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Etymology 2Edit

Kroonen Considers the word a Germanic-Greek isogloss. From Proto-Indo-European *dʰh̥₂w-eh₁-.[2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɑu̯.jɑ.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*dawjaną[2]

  1. to marvel

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*daujan-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 90
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*dawēn-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 91