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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/kalbaz

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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

Unknown. Not related to Proto-Indo-European *gʷelbʰ- due to the missing labiovelar in Germanic.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*kalbaz n[1]

  1. calf

InflectionEdit

z-stemDeclension of *kalbaz (z-stem)
singular plural
nominative *kalbaz *kalbizō
vocative *kalbaz *kalbizō
accusative *kalbaz *kalbizō
genitive *kalbiziz *kalbizǫ̂
dative *kalbizi *kalbizumaz
instrumental *kalbizē *kalbizumiz

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*kalbiz-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 278