Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/drēnuz

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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.

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From Proto-Indo-European *dʰrēn- (bee, hornet, drone). Cognate with Lithuanian tranas (drone), Serbo-Croatian trut (drone), Czech trubec (drone).

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Noun[edit]

*drēnuz m

  1. male bee or wasp; drone

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