Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/skukkōną

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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.

Proto-GermanicEdit

EtymologyEdit

An unetymological iterative to *skakaną (to shake). Due to the frequency of iteratives appearing with zero-grade -u- and o-grade -a-, these vowels began to be used to create iteratives to roots where they were unwarranted.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈskuk.kɔː.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*skukkōną

  1. to shake, move swiftly

InflectionEdit

The original paradigm consisted of two stem variants, singular *skukk- against non-sinular *skug-.

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Kroonen, Guus, Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2013, →ISBN