Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/skandō

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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 earlier *skamdō, Pre-Germanic *skomtéh₂[1], from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ḱem- (to cover, hide, conceal).

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Noun[edit]

*skandō f

  1. shame, disgrace

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill