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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/stīganą

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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 Proto-Indo-European *stéygʰeti, from *steygʰ- (to walk). Cognate with Ancient Greek στείχω (steíkhō, I go) and Old Church Slavonic стигнѫ (stignǫ, I come).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈstiː.ɣɑ.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*stīganą

  1. to go up; climb, ascend

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