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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/flukkōną

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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 *pluknéh₂-, an iterative formation to *fleuganą (to fly).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

*flukkōną

  1. to fly, flutter

InflectionEdit

The original paradigm consisted of two stem variants, *flukk- against *flug-.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: flogen
  • Old High German: *flockōn

ReferencesEdit

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