Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/newun

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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]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • *negun (Ingvaeonic and Istvaeonic)

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *newunt, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥, with -t added through influence of *tehun (ten).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

Proto-Germanic cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : *newun
    Ordinal : *newundô
    Multiplier : *newunfalþaz

*newun

  1. nine

Descendants[edit]