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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/bōniz

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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 *bʰeh₂- (to say, speak), equivalent to *bōaną +‎ *-niz. Cognate with Old Armenian բան (ban), Latin fārī (to speak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*bōniz f

  1. supplication, prayer

InflectionEdit

i-stemDeclension of *bōniz (i-stem)
singular plural
nominative *bōniz *bōnīz
vocative *bōni *bōnīz
accusative *bōnį *bōninz
genitive *bōnīz *bōnijǫ̂
dative *bōnī *bōnimaz
instrumental *bōnī *bōnimiz

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