Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/nasją

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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 *néh₂s (nostril; nose). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*nasją n

  1. foothill
  2. headland; cape

InflectionEdit

neuter ja-stemDeclension of *nasją (neuter ja-stem)
singular plural
nominative *nasją *nasjō
vocative *nasją *nasjō
accusative *nasją *nasjō
genitive *nasjas, *nasis *nasjǫ̂
dative *nasjai *nasjamaz
instrumental *nasjō *nasjamiz

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: ness n; næss, næs m; næse f
  • Old Saxon: *nessi
    • Middle Low German: nes
  • Old Dutch: nesse, nisse (in placenames)
  • Old Norse: nes