Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/skītaną

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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 *skéydt, from *skeyd-(to cut off). Cognates include Lithuanian šikti(to defecate, shit), Proto-Slavic *cěditi(to strain, filter).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈskiː.tɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*skītaną

  1. to defecate, to shit

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