Appendix:Proto-Germanic/mundō

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This entry contains Proto-Germanic 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 Proto-Indo-European *man- (hand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*mundō f

  1. hand
  2. protection, security

Declension[edit]


Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: mund
  • Old Frisian: mund (guardian, guardianship)
  • Old Saxon: mund (hand)
  • Old Dutch: *mund
  • Old High German: munt (hand, protection)
    • German: Mund, Munt (legal power of protection)
  • Old Norse: mund