Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/sinkwaną

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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]

From Proto-Indo-European *sengʷ- ‎(to sink, to drop)[1]. Cognate with Old Armenian անկանիմ ‎(ankanim) and ընկենում ‎(ənkenum).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsiŋʷ.kʷɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*sinkwaną

  1. to sink

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philippa, M.; Debrabandere, F.; Quak, A.; Schoonheim, T.; Van der Sijs, N. (2003–2009) Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press