Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/muk-

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-Germanic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *mew-g-, *mew-k- (to be slippery, glide, slip; slime; slimy). Cognate with Latin mūcus.

Noun edit

*muk- ?

  1. slime
  2. liquid filth, addle
  3. manure, dung

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit