Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/herþaz

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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 *kérh₃tos[1], from Proto-Indo-European *kerh₃- (to burn; fire, heat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*herþaz m

  1. hearth, fireplace

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill