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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wīną

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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 Latin vīnum, of obscure origin, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom. Related words include Aeolic Ancient Greek ϝοῖνος (woînos), Ancient Greek οἶνος (oînos) and Umbrian 𐌅𐌉𐌍𐌖 (vinu).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*wīną n

  1. wine

InflectionEdit

neuter a-stemDeclension of *wīną (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *wīną *wīnō
vocative *wīną *wīnō
accusative *wīną *wīnō
genitive *wīnas, *wīnis *wīnǫ̂
dative *wīnai *wīnamaz
instrumental *wīnō *wīnamiz

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