Appendix:Frankish/rīkī

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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 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (kingly, mighty, rich), from Proto-Celtic *rīxs (king), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (king), lengthened-grade form of Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵ- (to straighten). Cognate with Old Saxon rīki (powerful, rich), Old High German rīhhi (rich), Old English rīce (powerful, rich).

Adjective[edit]

*rīkī

  1. rich
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rīkiją. Cognate with Old Saxon rīki (kingdom, power), Old High German rīhhi (kingdom), Old English rīce (power, kingdom).

Noun[edit]

*rīkī n

  1. realm
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