Appendix:Proto-Germanic/harugaz

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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 Proto-Indo-European *ḱarǝk- (fenced or enclosed area), from *ḱer, from which also *hurną (horn). Cognate with Latin carcer (fence; prison), Irish carn (heap of stones).

Noun[edit]

*harugaz m

  1. Sanctuary; halidom; grove.
  2. Pile of stones; (heathen) altar.

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • haruga in: Wörterbuch der Indogermanischen Sprachen: Dritter Teil: Wortschatz der Germanischen Spracheinheit (Dictionary of the Indo-European Languages: Third Part: Vocabulary of the Germanic Language Unity) by August Fick with contributions by Hjalmar Falk, entirely revised by Alf Torp in 1909.