Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/krattijô

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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 *grotHón-, from Proto-Indo-European *gretH- (to tie). Cognate with Sanskrit ग्रथ्नाति (grathnāti, to tie, string together).[1]

Noun[edit]

*krattijô m

  1. (wicker) basket

Inflection[edit]


Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

The original paradigm of *krad-, *kratt- allowed for different leveling among the daughter languages.

References[edit]

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