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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/starkuz

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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 o-grade adjective derived from a lost strong verb *sterkaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sterg- (rigid, stiff).[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

*starkuz

  1. stiff; rigid
  2. strong

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ReferencesEdit

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