Appendix:Proto-Germanic/flehtaną

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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 Pre-Germanic *pleḱt-, an extension of Proto-Indo-European *pleḱ- (to twine). Related to Latin plectō (to plait, twine), Proto-Slavic *plesti (to plait).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɸlex.tɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*flehtaną

  1. to plait, to weave

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Guus Kroonen (2013), Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers