Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/stauraz

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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 *stu-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂- (to stand).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*stauraz m

  1. stake
    Synonyms: *furkaz, *stakô
  2. rod, pole
    Synonyms: *furkaz, *galgô, *mastaz, *rōdō, *skaftaz, *spaluz, *spīrǭ, *tainaz

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *stauraz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *stauraz *staurōz, *staurōs
vocative *staur *staurōz, *staurōs
accusative *staurą *stauranz
genitive *stauras, *stauris *staurǫ̂
dative *staurai *stauramaz
instrumental *staurō *stauramiz

DescendantsEdit

  • Proto-West Germanic: [Term?]
  • Old Norse: staurr