Appendix:Proto-Germanic/wihtą

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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]

Cognate with Old Church Slavonic вєшть ‎(veštĭ).

Noun[edit]

*wihtą n

  1. thing, creature

Declension[edit]


Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: wiht, naiwiht, niwiht
  • Old Dutch: *wiht
  • Old High German: wiht
  • Gothic: 𐍅𐌰𐌹𐌷𐍄 ‎(waiht), ni ... waiht (the neuter form waiht as well as the feminine form waihts occurs in Gothic, according to the book Glossarium der Gotischen Sprache, thus the form *wihtiz also existed in Proto-Germanic).