Appendix:Proto-Germanic/laiþaz

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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 *h₂leyt- (unpleasant; to loathe, transgress). Cognate with Irish liuss (loathing).

Noun[edit]

*laiþaz m

  1. loath; loathsome; disgusting
  2. unwilling; averse; reluctant
  3. offensive; hostile; hateful
  4. grievous; sweer; sad; sorry

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