Appendix:Frankish/thorp

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This Frankish 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.

Frankish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þurpą (village, gathering, cleared land), from Proto-Indo-European *tr̥b-, zero-grade form of Proto-Indo-European *treb- (dwelling). Cognate with Old Saxon thorp (village), Old High German dorf (village, estate), Old English þorp, þrop (village).

Noun[edit]

*thorp n

  1. village
  2. cluster

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