Appendix:Proto-Germanic/dajjǭ

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This Proto-Germanic 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.

Proto-Germanic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *dajjaną (to suckle), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰēy- (to suck, suckle). Cognate with Sanskrit धेनुः (dhénā, cow, milk-cow).

Noun[edit]

*dajjǭ f

  1. a female deer, hind

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

  • Old English:
  • Old High German: *tē
    • Middle High German: *tē
      • Alemannic: