Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/laudą

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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]

Borrowing from Proto-Celtic *lowdom (compare Middle Irish lúaide),[1] ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *plowd- (compare Old Irish -lúaidi ‘moved’, Old Norse fleyta),[2] enlargement of *plew- ‎(to flow).

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Noun[edit]

*laudą n

  1. lead (metal)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “lauda-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill
  2. ^ Helmut Rix, ed., Lexikon der indogermanischen Verben, 2nd edn. (Wiesbaden: Dr. Ludwig Reichert Verlag, 2001), 488.