Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/kubô

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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]

Uncertain. Close with Ancient Greek γῡ́πη(gū́pē, den, hole), but Kroonen finds it hard to reconcile the vowels.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*kubô m

  1. shed, hut; originally "wattle shed"

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References[edit]

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