This Proto-Germanic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Germanic edit

Etymology edit

Derived from *wikkōną (to practice sorcery).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

*wikkô m

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

Inflection edit

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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Descendants edit

References edit

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