Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hirdijaz

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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]

Agent noun, derived from Proto-Germanic *herdō (herd).

Cognate with Lithuanian kerdžius (herder, shepherd), which is built up in the same way.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*hirdijaz m

  1. herder, herdsman

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