Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/tainaz

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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 Pre-Germanic *doynos. Kroonen also connects *tiną (tin).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*tainaz m

  1. rod
    Synonyms: *furkaz, *galgô, *mastaz, *rōdō, *skaftaz, *spaluz, *spīrǭ, *stauraz
  2. twig
    Synonyms: *telguz, *tōgô, *twīgą
  3. straw
    Synonyms: *halmaz, *strawą
  4. lot
    Synonyms: *hlautiz, *hlutą, *kablaz

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *tainaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *tainaz *tainōz, *tainōs
vocative *tain *tainōz, *tainōs
accusative *tainą *tainanz
genitive *tainas, *tainis *tainǫ̂
dative *tainai *tainamaz
instrumental *tainō *tainamiz

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN