Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/grōniz

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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 Pre-Germanic *groh₁-ni-s, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreh₁- (to grow, become green).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

*grōniz (comparative *grōnizô, superlative *grōnistaz)[1]

  1. green

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Colors in Proto-Germanic · *farwôz (layout · text)
     *blaikaz, *blankaz, *hwītaz      *falwaz, *grēwaz, *haswaz, *grīsaz      *blakaz, *swartaz
             *raudaz              *brūnaz, *erpaz              *gelwaz, *gulaz
             *grōniz              *grōniz             
                          *blēwaz              *blēwaz, *hēwijaz
             *blēwaz, *hēwijaz                          

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kroonen, Guus (2013) , “*grōni-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 191