Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/spehōną

Asterisk.svg
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

From Proto-Indo-European *speḱ- (to look). Cognate with Latin speciō (look, stare, behold), Ancient Greek σκοπέω (skopéō, I view, examine).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈspe.xɔː.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*spehōną

  1. to peer, look, spy

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit