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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wōpijaną

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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 *weh₂b- (to call, shout, complain). Cognate with Proto-Slavic *vabiti (to lure).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈwɔː.pi.jɑ.nɑ̃/

VerbEdit

*wōpijaną

  1. to cry out, to lament

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