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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/mihstaz

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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

From *mig- (light rain, drizzle), from Proto-Indo-European *migʰ-, *migʰ-lo- (drizzle, fog), from Proto-Indo-European *meygʰ-, *h₃meygʰ- (to flicker, blink, be dark; cloud, mist). Cognate with Lithuanian miglà (fog), Russian мгла (mgla, fog, haze).

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NounEdit

*mihstaz m

  1. cloud, mist, fog

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *mihstaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *mihstaz *mihstōz, *mihstōs
vocative *mihst *mihstōz, *mihstōs
accusative *mihstą *mihstanz
genitive *mihstas, *mihstis *mihstǫ̂
dative *mihstai *mihstamaz
instrumental *mihstō *mihstamiz

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