Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hnakkô

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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 Proto-Indo-European *knog-, *kneg-(back of the head, nape, neck), from *ken-(to press, pinch, buckle, kink).

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Noun[edit]

*hnakkô m

  1. (anatomy) the back of the neck; nape

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