Appendix:Proto-Germanic/sleutaną

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Asterisk.svg
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]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)klewd- (to lock), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kleh₂u- (nail, hook, pin, key), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kel- (to crook, bend). Cognate with Latin clāvis (key, bar, bolt), Latin claudō (close), Lithuanian kliudyti (to hamper, obstruct), Old Irish cló (nail).

Verb[edit]

*sleutaną

  1. to bolt, lock
  2. to shut, close

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]