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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/gatwǭ

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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 Pre-Germanic *gʰodweh₂, derived from *getaną (to find a way, get).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*gatwǭ f

  1. street, passage

SynonymsEdit

InflectionEdit

ōn-stemDeclension of *gatwǭ (ōn-stem)
singular plural
nominative *gatwǭ *gatwōniz
vocative *gatwǭ *gatwōniz
accusative *gatwōnų *gatwōnunz
genitive *gatwōniz *gatwōnǫ̂
dative *gatwōni *gatwōmaz
instrumental *gatwōnē *gatwōmiz

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 170-171