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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/drahtuz

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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 *draganą +‎ *-þuz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*drahtuz m

  1. pulling, carrying

InflectionEdit

u-stemDeclension of *drahtuz (u-stem)
singular plural
nominative *drahtuz *drahtiwiz
vocative *drahtu *drahtiwiz
accusative *drahtų *drahtunz
genitive *drahtauz *drahtiwǫ̂
dative *drahtiwi *drahtumaz
instrumental *drahtū *drahtumiz

DescendantsEdit

In the West Germanic languages the word was remodeled as a ti-stem.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill
  2. ^ dräkt in Svenska Akademiens ordbok online.