dhu̯en-, dhun-

dhu̯en-, dhun-
    dhu̯en-, dhun-
    English meaning: to hum
    Deutsche Übersetzung: “dröhnen, tönen”
    Material: O.Ind. dhvánati “ sounds, soughs”, dhvaní- m. ‘sound, echo, thunder, word”, dhvaná- m. ‘sound, a certain wind”, dhvanita- n. ‘sound, tone, echo, thunder”, dhúni- “ soughing, roaring, thundering “, dhunáyati “ soughs “; O.N. dynr m. “ resonance “, O.E. dyne n. ds., Eng. din, O.H.G. tuni ds.; O.N. dynia (preterit dunda) “din, drone, rant, roister”, O.E. dynnan, O.S. dunnian M.H.G. tũnen “din, drone”; Gmc. extensions therefrom seem O.N. dynkr “din, fuss, noise, blow, knock”, M.Eng. dunchen, Eng. dunch “ strike with a short rapid blow, jog with the elbow “ and N.Ger. dunsen “din, drone, stomp”, Swe. dial. dunsa “crack, creak, hit”. Interference of new sound imitations (onomatopoeic words) comes for Gmc. words just as for Lith. dunde ́ti “violent knock, hit, din, drone” in questIon.
    References: WP. I 869.

Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary. 2015.

Игры ⚽ Нужно решить контрольную?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • dāu-, dǝu-, dū̆ - —     dāu , dǝu , dū̆     English meaning: to burn     Deutsche Übersetzung: 1. “brennen”, 2. “verletzen, quälen, vernichten, feindselig”     Note: uncertainly, whether in both meaning originally identical (possibly partly as “ burning pain “,… …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

  • Dunst — (ndd. auch Dust) Sm std. (10. Jh.), mhd. dunst, tunst, mitteldeutsch auch f., ahd. tun(i)st f. Sturm vgl. ae. dust n. Staub , mndd. dunst Dunst Stammwort. Obwohl sich diese Formen auf den gleichen Lautstand zurückführen lassen, sind sie kaum… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

  • Uthman ibn Affan — For other uses of the name, see Uthman. Uthman ibn Affan Caliph Uthman s empire at its peak, 655. Thu Al Nurayn Reign …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”