Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/inkô

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Asterisk.svg
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 *h₁engon-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eng-. Related to Old Church Slavonic ѩдза (jędza, illness, disease), Lithuanian éngti (to press, strangle).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*inkô m

  1. grief, ache, regret

Inflection[edit]


Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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