Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/sīhwaną

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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 *seykʷ- (to filter).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsiː.xʷɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*sīhwaną[1][2]

  1. to filter

Inflection[edit]

Note: Voiced Verner alternant gw becomes w, but g next to u.

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*sīhwan-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 435-436
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2003), “*sīxwanan”, in A Handbook of Germanic Etymology, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 329-330