Appendix:Proto-Germanic/fehtaną

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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 Proto-Indo-European *peḱ- (to pluck, ruffle, tousle, shear). Cognate with Latin pectō (to comb, thrash).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɸex.tɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*fehtaną

  1. to comb, detangle
  2. to struggle (with), fight
  3. to shear

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]