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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/Skaþinawjō

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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.

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Proto-GermanicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the first element of uncertain (possibly non-Germanic) origin and Proto-Germanic *awjō (island)[1]. According to Helle Knut, the first formant may be related to Proto-Germanic *skaþô (damage).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈskɑ.θin.ˌɑu̯.jɔː/

Proper nounEdit

*Skaþinawjō f

  1. Scania

InflectionEdit

ō-stemDeclension of *Skaþinawjō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *Skaþinawjō *Skaþinawjôz
vocative *Skaþinawjō *Skaþinawjôz
accusative *Skaþinawjǭ *Skaþinawjōz
genitive *Skaþinawjōz *Skaþinawjǫ̂
dative *Skaþinawjōi *Skaþinawjōmaz
instrumental *Skaþinawjō *Skaþinawjōmiz

DescendantsEdit

  • ^ https://www.etymonline.com/word/scandinavia