Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/mattukaz

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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]

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *matn-, *mat- (hoe, pickaxe). Cognate with Latin mateola (implement for digging in the soil), Russian мотыга (motýga, hoe, mattock), Lithuanian matikkas (mattock), Sanskrit मत्य (matyà, harrow, roller, club).

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Noun[edit]

*mattukaz m

  1. mattock, ploughshare

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