Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/flehtaną

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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 Pre-Germanic *pleḱt-, an extension of Proto-Indo-European *pleḱ- (to twine).[1]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

*flehtaną[1][2]

  1. to plait, to weave

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kroonen, Guus (2013) , “*flehtan-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 146
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2003) , “*flextanan”, in A Handbook of Germanic Etymology, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 106