Appendix:Proto-Germanic/algōną

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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 *h₂lek- ‎(to defend). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἀλέξω ‎(aléxō, defend), Old Armenian երաշխիք ‎(erašxikʿ, guarantee, pledge), Sanskrit रक्षति ‎(rákṣati, guard, watch, take care).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑl.ɣɔː.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*algōną

  1. to defend

Conjugation[edit]

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