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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/awjō

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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 earlier *agwjō; related to *ahwō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*awjō f[1]

  1. floodplain; meadow
  2. island

InflectionEdit

ō-stemDeclension of *awjō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *awjō *awjôz
vocative *awjō *awjôz
accusative *awjǭ *awjōz
genitive *awjōz *awjǫ̂
dative *awjōi *awjōmaz
instrumental *awjō *awjōmiz

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*aujō-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 41