Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/jahatjaną

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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 *jehaną(to speak) +‎ *-atjaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑ.xɑt.jɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*jahatjaną

  1. to say ‘yes’, assent (to), consent, confirm, grant

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References[edit]

  • Ásgeir Blöndal MagnússonÍslensk orðsifjabók, 1st edition, 2nd printing (1989). Reykjavík, Orðabók Háskólans.
  • Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*jehan-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill