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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/mainijaną

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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 Proto-Indo-European *meyn- (to mean; think). Cognate with Old Irish mían (wish; desire).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑi̯.ni.jɑ.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*mainijaną

  1. to mean, think

InflectionEdit

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