Appendix:Frankish/krōk

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This entry contains Frankish 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.

Frankish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *krōkaz (bend, hook), from Proto-Indo-European *gr̥g-, zero grade form of Proto-Indo-European *ger-g- (tracery, basket, bend), reduplicated form of Proto-Indo-European *ger- (to turn, wind). Cognate with Old Norse krókr (hook, bend, bight). Related to Old High German krakko (harpoon, hook, two-pronged fork).

Noun[edit]

*krōk m

  1. hook

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