Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hlutą

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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 *klew-, a root that seems unattested outside Germanic.

Alternative etymology derives from *(s)kleh₂w- (to hook; trip up; hamper; block; shut out; close).

NounEdit

*hlutą n

  1. lot, share
  2. fate

InflectionEdit

neuter a-stemDeclension of *hlutą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *hlutą *hlutō
vocative *hlutą *hlutō
accusative *hlutą *hlutō
genitive *hlutas, *hlutis *hlutǫ̂
dative *hlutai *hlutamaz
instrumental *hlutō *hlutamiz

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DescendantsEdit

The Old Norse descendant seems to have taken the stem from this term, but the gender and inflection from *hlautiz.