Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/gardô

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʰórdʰos (hedge, fence, enclosure), from *gʰerdʰ-. More at *gardaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɣɑr.dɔːː/, /ˈɣɑr.ðɔːː/

NounEdit

*gardô m

  1. hedge, fence
  2. enclosure, pen
  3. court, yard
  4. garden
  5. house

InflectionEdit

masculine an-stemDeclension of *gardô (masculine an-stem)
singular plural
nominative *gardô *gardaniz
vocative *gardô *gardaniz
accusative *gardanų *gardanunz
genitive *gardiniz *gardanǫ̂
dative *gardini *gardammaz
instrumental *gardinē *gardammiz

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "garten". In: Besse, Maria. (2004). Britter Wörterbuch. Losheim am See: Verein für Heimatkunde in der Gemeinde Losheim am See.
  2. ^ Schunk, G.; Klepsch, A.; Munske, H. H.; Rädle, K.; Reichel, S. (2000). Wörterbuch von Mittelfranken. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, page 45.
  3. ^ adapted from: Maurer, Friedrich, ed., (1972). Südhessisches Wörterbuch. Marburg: N. G. Elwert Verlag.
  4. ^ "Garten". Pfälzisches Wörterbuch.