Appendix:Proto-Germanic/taihwǭ

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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 *deyḱ- (to point out). Cognate with Latin dīcō.

Noun[edit]

*taihwǭ f

  1. toe

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: , tāhe (Mercian)
  • Old Frisian: tāne (originally a plural?)
    • West Frisian: tean
  • Old Saxon: *tēha
    • Middle Low German:
  • Old Dutch: *tēa
    • Middle Dutch: tee
      • Dutch: teen (the old plural, reanalysed as singular) (dialectal, also renanalysed as singular: toon)
  • Old High German: zēha
  • Old Norse: