Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/malhō

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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 *molko- (leather pouch). Related to Ancient Greek μολγός (molgós, leather bag).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*malhō f

  1. leather bag

InflectionEdit

ō-stemDeclension of *malhō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *malhō *malhôz
vocative *malhō *malhôz
accusative *malhǭ *malhōz
genitive *malhōz *malhǫ̂
dative *malhōi *malhōmaz
instrumental *malhō *malhōmiz

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • West Germanic: *malhu
    • Old Saxon: malaha
    • Old Dutch: *mala
    • Old High German: malaha, malha
      • Middle High German: malhe
    • Medieval Latin: mala [abt. 920, France] (see there for further descendants)