Proto-Germanic leid

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Map o the pre-Roman Airn Age in Northren Europe shawin culturs associatit wi Proto-Germanic, c. 500 BC. The reid shaws the aurie o the precedin Nordic Bronze Age in Scandinavie; the magenta-coloured aurie taewart the sooth represents the Jastorf cultur o the North German Plain.

Proto-Germanic (abbreviated PGmc; German Urgermanisch; an aa cried Common Germanic, German Gemeingermanisch) is the reconstructit proto-leid o the Germanic brainch o the Indo-European leids.