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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/bakiz

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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 *bʰog-i-s, from *bʰog- (flowing water, brook, stream). Cognate with Polish bagno (swamp, bog, marsh).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*bakiz f[1]

  1. brook, stream
  2. beach, strand

InflectionEdit

i-stemDeclension of *bakiz (i-stem)
singular plural
nominative *bakiz *bakīz
vocative *baki *bakīz
accusative *bakį *bakinz
genitive *bakīz *bakjǫ̂
dative *bakī *bakimaz
instrumental *bakī *bakimiz

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*bakja-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 48