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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wikkô

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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

Derived from *wikkōną (to practice sorcery).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*wikkô m

  1. A (male) witch; warlock; magician; sorcerer; wizard; spellcaster

InflectionEdit

masculine an-stemDeclension of *wikkô (masculine an-stem)
singular plural
nominative *wikkô *wikkaniz
vocative *wikkô *wikkaniz
accusative *wikkanų *wikkanunz
genitive *wikkiniz *wikkanǫ̂
dative *wikkini *wikkammaz
instrumental *wikkinē *wikkammiz

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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