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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hinder

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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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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ken-ta-, *ḱen-ta- (down, back, along, over, through). Cognate with Latin contrā (back, against), Old Welsh cant (with, at, along); > Modern Welsh gan (with, by), Ancient Greek κατά (katá, downwards).

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PrepositionEdit

*hinder

  1. (with accusative or dative) behind, beyond

AdverbEdit

*hinder

  1. back, on that side of, behind

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