Appendix:Proto-Germanic/farwō

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This entry contains Proto-Germanic 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 earlier *farhw-, from Proto-Indo-European *perḱ- (spotted, motley, coloured), from Proto-Indo-European *per- (to spray, spritz, snort). Cognate with Latin pulcer, pulcher (beauty), Ancient Greek περκνός (perknós, speckled, dark-spotted).

Noun[edit]

*farwō f

  1. colour

Declension[edit]


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