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Haaretz
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:52:18 -0700

Thus bears there have names derived from the Proto-Germanic word for brown – beronaz.) Meanwhile, due to Ursa Major's vicinity to the Northern Star Polaris, the Greek began using the word arcticos – literally “near the bear” – to mean north. This word ...

North Coast Journal

North Coast Journal
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 01:26:15 -0700

PIE sired 10 well-attested "clades," or sub-families, of languages (and several more disputed ones) including the three from which English is mostly derived: Proto-Germanic, Proto-Italic and Proto-Greek. To reconstruct PIE, historical linguists look at ...
 
Jezebel
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:15:00 -0700

Thor Odinson was Thor Odinson, God of Thunder. Now he's just Thor Odinson. And besides, you know what Thor means? It means God of Thunder - Þórr comes from Þunraz, the proto-Germanic name for the God of Thunder and also just the word for thunder.
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