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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/grōtijaną

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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

From *grētaną +‎ *-janą.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɣrɔː.ti.jɑ.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*grōtijaną

  1. to cause to weep; make cry
  2. to scold
  3. to address (an issue)
  4. to address (an individual); greet

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit