Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hōdijaną

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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 *hōdaz (shelter, protection, defense), from Proto-Indo-European *kadʰ- (to heed, protect, cover).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxɔː.ði.jɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*hōdijaną

  1. to shelter; defend; protect against; guard; heed

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]