Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/strengʰ-

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This Proto-Indo-European 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-Indo-European[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly related to Proto-Indo-European *sterh₃- (to spread, to extend)

Root[edit]

*strengʰ-

  1. to twist
  2. rope, cord

Derived terms[edit]

  • *strongʰ-os
    • Proto-Germanic: *strangaz (see there for further descendants)
  • *strn̥gʰ-os
  • *strongʰ-is
    • Proto-Germanic: *strangiz (see there for further descendants)
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Proto-Balto-Slavic: [Term?]
      • Latvian: strangs (brave, brisk, fresh)