This Proto-Germanic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Germanic edit

Etymology edit

From *klawjaną, from a Proto-Indo-European root *glew-, from a base *gel- (to make round, clench).

Noun edit

*klawō f

  1. claw

Inflection edit

ō-stemDeclension of *klawō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *klawō *klawôz
vocative *klawō *klawôz
accusative *klawǭ *klawōz
genitive *klawōz *klawǫ̂
dative *klawōi *klawōmaz
instrumental *klawō *klawōmiz

Descendants edit