Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/beuną

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This Proto-Germanic entry contains 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 *bʰeuH-, e-grade of *bʰuH-(to grow, become, come into being, appear). Cognate with Latin fuī(have been, verb), Latin futūrus(becoming, imminent, future).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

*beuną

  1. to be
  2. to become

ConjugationEdit

This verb is suppletive. The past is declined with the strong class 5 stem wes-, the remainder with an irregular stem beu-.

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

In each of these descendants, only certain forms remain as part of a larger paradigm. Only the forms with initial b- descend from this verb.