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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/gardaz

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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 *gʰórdʰos, from *gʰerdʰ-. Cognate with Proto-Balto-Slavic *gardas (enclosure).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*gardaz m

  1. enclosure
  2. court, yard
  3. garden

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *gardaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *gardaz *gardōz, *gardōs
vocative *gard *gardōz, *gardōs
accusative *gardą *gardanz
genitive *gardas, *gardis *gardǫ̂
dative *gardai *gardamaz
instrumental *gardō *gardamiz

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