Definition of Proto-Germanic in English:

Proto-Germanic

Line breaks: Proto-German¦ic

noun

See Germanic.
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  • The tribes that came west also split up and developed Proto-Germanic into the languages German, Dutch, and Frisian.
  • The Germanic languages are widely presumed to have descended from the so-called Proto-Germanic language.
  • Repeating the exercise, we analyze the related languages - Proto-Germanic, the ancestor of Latin, Celtic, Greek, Baltic, Slavic, Albanian, Armenian, Anatolian, Hittite, Indo-Iranian, and Tocharian.

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