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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/mōraz

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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

A Germanic derivation from *mari.[1]

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ˈmɔː.rɑz/

NounEdit

*mōraz m

  1. moor

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *mōraz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *mōraz *mōrōz, *mōrōs
vocative *mōr *mōrōz, *mōrōs
accusative *mōrą *mōranz
genitive *mōras, *mōris *mōrǫ̂
dative *mōrai *mōramaz
instrumental *mōrō *mōramiz

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*mōra-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill