Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/sturmaz

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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]

According to Witczak (1991), from Proto-Indo-European *sr̥mos ‎(storm, rapid motion). Compare Sanskrit सर्म ‎(sárma, flowing, running), Old Armenian հողմ ‎(hołm, storm), Ancient Greek ὁρμή ‎(hormḗ, assault, struggle) (which indicate Proto-Indo-European *o-grade *sormo-).

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*sturmaz m

  1. storm

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References[edit]

  • Witczak, Krzysztof Tomasz. 1991. "Indo-European *sr̥C in Germanic". Historische Sprachforschung 104:1, pp. 106–107.