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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/tuppaz

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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 earlier *tumpaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dumb- (tail, rod, staff, pole, penis). Cognate with Avestan 𐬛𐬎𐬨𐬀(duma, penis), Persian دم / دمب(dum, dumb, penis).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*tuppaz m

  1. braid, plait, pigtail
  2. a projecting end or point
  3. top

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *tuppaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *tuppaz *tuppōz, *tuppōs
vocative *tupp *tuppōz, *tuppōs
accusative *tuppą *tuppanz
genitive *tuppas, *tuppis *tuppǫ̂
dative *tuppai *tuppamaz
instrumental *tuppō *tuppamiz

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