Appendix:Proto-Germanic/funstiz

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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]

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Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe ‎(five), through a root *pn̥kʷ-sti. Cognate with Russian пясть ‎(pyastʹ, metacarpus, fist), and perhaps with Latin pugnus ‎(fist), Greek πυγμή ‎(pygmí, fist), Lithuanian kumštis ‎(fist).

Noun[edit]

*funstiz f

  1. fist

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