Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/walwijaną

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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 *welw- (to turn, wind, roll), from *wel- (to turn, wind, roll). Cognate with Latin volvō (roll).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈwɑl.wi.jɑ.nɑ̃/

Verb[edit]

*walwijaną

  1. to roll

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