Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/singwaną

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This Proto-Germanic entry contains reconstructed terms 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 *séngʷʰ-e-ti, from *sengʷʰ- (to recite, sing). Cognate with Ancient Greek ὀμφή (omphḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsiŋʷ.ɡʷɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*singwaną[1][2]

  1. to sing

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*singwan-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 437
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2003), “*senʒwanan”, in A Handbook of Germanic Etymology, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 324