Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/īhwaz

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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

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyHweh₂ (yew). Cognate with Proto-Celtic *iwos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*īhwaz m

  1. yew
  2. name of the I-rune

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *īhwaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *īhwaz *īhwōz, *īhwōs
vocative *īhw *īhwōz, *īhwōs
accusative *īhwą *īhwanz
genitive *īhwas, *īhwis *īhwǫ̂
dative *īhwai *īhwamaz
instrumental *īhwō *īhwamiz

DescendantsEdit