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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/nu

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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

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *nū (now). Cognate with Lithuanian (now, well now), Lithuanian nūnái (now, today, nowadays), Latin num (now), Latin nunc (now, soon, today, nowadays), Sanskrit नु (nu), नू (, now), Old Irish no-, Russian ныне (nyne)

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

*nu

  1. now

DescendantsEdit