Appendix:Proto-Germanic/listiz

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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]

Probably formed from the root of *lizaną (to know, understand), from Proto-Indo-European *leys-, *leyǝs- (track, furrow, trail, trace), equivalent to *lizaną +‎ *-þiz. Compare also *liznaną (to learn).

Noun[edit]

*listiz f

  1. art, craft
  2. cunning, guile

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