Appendix:Proto-Germanic/fūlaz

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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 *fu- (to be foul, be rotten, stink), from Proto-Indo-European *pū-, *pew- (to be rotten; putrid). Cognate with Lithuanian pūti (to rot), Latin pūs (atter, pus), Sanskrit पूयति (pūyati, rots, smells), Persian پوسیدن (to rot).

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Adjective[edit]

*fūlaz

  1. foul, dirty
  2. rotten

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