Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/ahtōną

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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 *ahtō +‎ *-ōną.

Verb[edit]

*ahtōną[1]

  1. to estimate
  2. to consider, deliberate

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: eahtian
  • Old Frisian: achtia
  • Old Saxon: ahtōn
  • Old Dutch: *ahton
  • Old High German: *ahtōn, ahtan

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*ahtō-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 7