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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/bōþlą

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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

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EtymologyEdit

From Pre-Germanic *bʰeh₂utlom. Equivalent to *būaną (to dwell) + *-þlą (instrumental suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*bōþlą n

  1. house, dwelling

InflectionEdit

neuter a-stemDeclension of *bōþlą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *bōþlą *bōþlō
vocative *bōþlą *bōþlō
accusative *bōþlą *bōþlō
genitive *bōþlas, *bōþlis *bōþlǫ̂
dative *bōþlai *bōþlamaz
instrumental *bōþlō *bōþlamiz

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