Appendix:Frankish/wimpil

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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 *wimpilaz, from Proto-Indo-European *wimb-, *weyb- (rotate, move) + Proto-Germanic *-ilaz (instrumental suffix). Cognate with Old Saxon wimpal, Old High German wimpfal (head scarf), Old English wimpel (veil, hood).

Noun[edit]

*wimpil m

  1. head scarf

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