Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/ahwō

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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 *h₂ekʷeh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ahwō f

  1. water
  2. stream, river

Inflection[edit]


Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: ēa, ǣ
  • Old Frisian: ā, ē
    • North Frisian: ia
    • Saterland Frisian: Äi
    • West Frisian: ie
  • Old Saxon: aha
  • Old Dutch: ā
    • Middle Dutch: â
      • Dutch: a
  • Old High German: aha
    • German: Ach, Ache (obsolete or dialectal, chiefly in toponyms)
  • Old Norse: á, ǫ́
    • Icelandic: á
    • Faeroese: á
    • Norwegian: å
    • Old Swedish: ā
      • Swedish: å
    • Old Danish: ā
      • Danish: å
    • Middle English: a, aa
  • Gothic: 𐌰𐍈𐌰 (aƕa)