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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/dūnaz

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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

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See *dūnǭ.

NounEdit

*dūnaz m

  1. Alternative form of *dūnǭ

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰewh₂- (to smoke, fume, raise dust).

NounEdit

*dūnaz m

  1. down (feathers of small birds)
InflectionEdit
masculine a-stemDeclension of *dūnaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *dūnaz *dūnōz, *dūnōs
vocative *dūn *dūnōz, *dūnōs
accusative *dūną *dūnanz
genitive *dūnas, *dūnis *dūnǫ̂
dative *dūnai *dūnamaz
instrumental *dūnō *dūnamiz
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Old Norse: dúnn