Appendix:Proto-Germanic/mastaz

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This entry contains Proto-Germanic reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-GermanicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *mastos, *mazdos (plank, board, flooring; perch, pole, mast). Cognate with Russian мост (most, bridge, bridgework), Latin mālus (pole, mast).

NounEdit

*mastaz m

  1. (nautical) mast

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: mæst
  • Old Frisian: *mast, *mest
    • Saterland Frisian: Mäst
    • West Frisian: mêst
  • Old Saxon: *mast
    • Middle Low German: mast
  • Old Frankish: *mast
  • Old High German: mast
  • Old Norse: mastr
  • Gothic: masts [script?]
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