Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/dajjaną

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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]

PIE root
*dʰeh₁(y)-

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁(y)- ‎(to suckle, nurse). Cognate with Latin fellō ‎(suck), Old Church Slavonic доити ‎(doiti, to suckle), Sanskrit धयति ‎(dháyati, he sucks, drinks).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɑi̯.jɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*dajjaną

  1. to suck, suckle

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