Dictionary verb um verb um (insep) *konk- hängen umhängen
(um (insep))


to surround by hanging
(Think of a balcony that is surrounded by hanging grape vines. Sounds very poetic and is not used in daily life.)
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Word Family

Root: *konk-

The core idea of this root was:

hanging, being in the air

It’s the origin of English to hang and to hinge and also of Stonehenge, which quite literally means “stones in the air”.

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