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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/þū

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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 *túh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

*þū

  1. you (singular), thou

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: þū
  • Old Frisian: thū
    • Saterland Frisian: du
    • West Frisian: do,
  • Old Saxon: thū
    • Midde Saxon/Middle Low German: thu (earlier), du (later)
      • Saxon/Low German: du, diu (Westphalian)
  • Old Dutch: thū
    • Middle Dutch: du
      • Dutch: (obsolete) du
      • Limburgish: doe
  • Old High German: , thu
    • Middle High German: du
      • Alemannic German: du
        Swabian: dau, d
      • Central Franconian: du, dou
        Hunsrik: du
        Kölsch: do
      • Cimbrian: du
      • German: du
      • Luxembourgish: du
      • Rhine Franconian:
        Palatine German: du
        Pennsylvania German: du
      • Yiddish: דו(du)
  • Old Norse: þú
  • Gothic: 𐌸𐌿 (þu)
  • Crimean Gothic: tzo