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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/arsaz

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃érsos (arse). Cognate with Ancient Greek ὄρρος (órrhos), Hittite 𒅈𒊏𒀸 (arraš) and Old Armenian ոռ (oṙ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*arsaz m[1]

  1. arse/ass, anus, buttocks

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *arsaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *arsaz *arsōz, *arsōs
vocative *ars *arsōz, *arsōs
accusative *arsą *arsanz
genitive *arsas, *arsis *arsǫ̂
dative *arsai *arsamaz
instrumental *arsō *arsamiz

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*arsa-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 35