Appendix:Proto-Germanic/lubją

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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 *lewbʰ-, *lewb- (to peel, break, damage), from Proto-Indo-European *lew- (to cut, remove, prune, separate). Sense of love potion influenced by similar forms from unrelated *lubō (love). Cognate with Irish luibh (herb).

Noun[edit]

*lubją n

  1. wort, herb
  2. poison
  3. love potion

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