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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/gaizaz

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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 *ǵʰoysós (throwing spear), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰey- (to drive, move, fling). Cognate with Old Irish gae (spear) (modern Irish ga) and Welsh gwayw.

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NounEdit

*gaizaz m

  1. spear, pike, javelin

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *gaizaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *gaizaz *gaizōz, *gaizōs
vocative *gaiz *gaizōz, *gaizōs
accusative *gaizą *gaizanz
genitive *gaizas, *gaizis *gaizǫ̂
dative *gaizai *gaizamaz
instrumental *gaizō *gaizamiz

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