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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/gōdaz

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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

EtymologyEdit

Derived from a lost strong verb *gadaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰedʰ- (to unite, be associated, suit).[1]

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AdjectiveEdit

*gōdaz (adverb *wela, comparative *batizô, superlative *batistaz)[1]

  1. good
    Synonym: *bataz
    Antonym: *ubilaz

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*gōda-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 184