Appendix:Proto-Germanic/pullaz

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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

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *bulno-, *bōwl- (round object, bubble), from Proto-Indo-European *bew- (to blow, swell). Cognate with Latin bulla (bubble, buckle, knob).

NounEdit

*pullaz m

  1. round object
  2. (anatomy) head
  3. top, summit, peak

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: *poll
    • Middle English: polle, poll (also perhaps from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German); (> tadpolle, taddepol, etc.)
  • Old Frisian: (*poll)
    • Saterland Frisian: (pol)
  • Old Saxon: *poll
    • Middle Low German: pol, polle
      • Low German: Polle
      • German: Pol
  • Old Dutch: *poll, (polla)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *bale- (bog, marsh). Cognate with Lithuanian bala (bog; marsh; swamp; pool), Latvian bala (a muddly, treeless depression), Russian болото (boloto, swamp; bog; marsh).

NounEdit

*pullaz m

  1. pool, puddle
  2. ditch, creek
DeclensionEdit


Derived termsEdit
  • *pullijaz
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
Last modified on 3 August 2013, at 16:56