kunnan

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kunnan

  1. Romanization of 𐌺𐌿𐌽𐌽𐌰𐌽

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kunnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵn̥néh₃-. Compare Old Frisian kunna, Old English cunnan, Old High German kunnan, Old Norse kunna, Gothic 𐌺𐌿𐌽𐌽𐌰𐌽 (kunnan).

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Verb[edit]

kunnan

  1. to know, to be familiar with
    • ēn gifrōdot man the sō filo consta uuīsaro uuordo
      A good man who knew so many wise words
      (Heliand, verse 208)
  2. (auxiliary) can, to know how
    Sie ni cunnun ēnig feho uuinnan: They don't know how to win any good.

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