Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wōdaz

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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]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *weh₂t- (to be excited). Cognate with Latin vātēs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

*wōdaz

  1. excited; energised; spirited; frenzied; obsessed
  2. agitated; furious; angry

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Noun[edit]

*wōdaz m

  1. anger; fury.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: wōd
  • Old Saxon: *wōd
    • Middle Low German: wôt
      • German Low German: Wut (possibly borrowed from High German)
  • Old High German: wuot
    • Middle High German: wuot
  • Old Norse: óðr