Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/tīhaną

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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

From Proto-Indo-European *déyḱti, from *deyḱ- (to show). Cognate with Latin dīcō (speak, say, tell), Ancient Greek δείκνυμι (deíknumi, show, point out, explain, teach).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

*tīhaną[1][2]

  1. to show, point out
  2. to blame, accuse

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus, “*tīhan-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2013, →ISBN, page 517
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir, “*tīxanan”, in A Handbook of Germanic Etymology[1], Leiden: Brill, 2003, →ISBN, page 407