Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/greutaną

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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 Proto-Indo-European *gʰrewd-. Cognate with Lithuanian grūsti (to crush, tamp), Russian гру́да (grúda, pile, heap).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɣreu̯.tɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*greutaną

  1. to grind, crush

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References[edit]

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