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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/smukkaz

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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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EtymologyEdit

Derived from either *smukkōną (to creep, slink, slip) or from the same zero-grade root representing Pre-Germanic *smuknós, from Proto-Indo-European *smewk- (to slip, slide)

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NounEdit

*smukkaz m

  1. smock, shift, something slipped into

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ReferencesEdit

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