Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/dugunþō

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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 pre-Germanic *dʰugʰń̥t-eh₂, a substantivization of weak class 3 present participle *dug(j)andz.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdu.ɣun.θɔː/

Noun[edit]

*dugunþō f

  1. ability, usefulness, strength
  2. virtue, strength of character

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Jay Jasanoff, Stative and Middle in Indo-European (= Innsbrucker Beiträge zur Sprachwissenschaft 23). Innsbruck, 1978, page 88