Appendix:Proto-Germanic/hlinjaną

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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]

PIE root
*ḱley-

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱley- ‎(to lean). Cognate with Latin clīnō ‎(slope, incline, bend), Ancient Greek κλίνω ‎(klínō, bend, slant, lean).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxlin.jɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*hlinjaną

  1. to lean

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Refrences[edit]

  • Guus Kroonen (2013), Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers