Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/senawō

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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.

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *snḗh₁wr̥(sinew, tendon), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)neh₁-(to twist (threads), spin, weave). Cognate with Latin nervus(tendon, nerve), Ancient Greek νεῦρον(neûron, tendon, cord, nerve), Avestan [script needed](snāvar, tendon, sinew), Sanskrit स्नावन्(snā́van-, snāván-, tendon, muscle, sinew).

Noun[edit]

*senawō f

  1. (anatomy) cord, tendon, sinew; nerve

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