Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/gagin

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This Proto-Germanic entry contains reconstructed terms 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

Unknown.[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

*gagin

  1. (+ dative) towards, in the direction of
  2. (+ accusative) against

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge (1883), “gegen”, in John Francis Davis, transl., Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, published 1891
  2. ^ van der Sijs, Nicoline, editor (2010), “jegens”, in Etymologiebank, Meertens Institute