Reconstruction:Frankish/skankijō

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This Frankish 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.

Frankish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *skankijô. Cognate with Old High German scencho, Old Saxon skenkio. Related also to Old Frisian skanze, skenze (a canteen; jug; tankard), Old English sċenċ (a draught; cup; beaker). More at English shink.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈskɑŋ.ki.jɔː/

Noun[edit]

*skankijō m

  1. drink server
  2. cupbearer

Inflection[edit]


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