Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/dangijaną

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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 *dingwaną +‎ *-janą; apparently with delabialization of -gw- caused by following what was originally a round vowel and coming before the suffix -j-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɑŋ.ɡi.jɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*dangijaną

  1. to beat, hit

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill