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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/sehs

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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 earlier *swehs, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs with a loss of *w (as also seen in Sanskrit षष् (ṣáṣ) (< Proto-Indo-Iranian *šwaĉš)).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

cardinal number
6 Previous: *fimf
Next: *sebun

*sehs (ordinal *sehstô)

  1. six

DescendantsEdit