Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hōrǭ

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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 *keh₂ros ‎(loved), from *keh₂-. Cognate with Latin cārus, Latvian kārs. Also compare Old Irish carim, caraim, Polish kurwa ("whore"), Welsh caraf ‎(to love), Old Irish carae, cara, Welsh câr ‎(friend, relation).

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*hōrǭ f

  1. whore, adulteress

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