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Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wadją

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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 Pre-Germanic *(H)wodʰyom, from Proto-Indo-European *wedʰ- (to lead).[1] Cognate with Latin vas.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*wadją n

  1. wager, stake, pledge

InflectionEdit

neuter a-stemDeclension of *wadją (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *wadją *wadjō
vocative *wadją *wadjō
accusative *wadją *wadjō
genitive *wadjas, *wadis *wadjǫ̂
dative *wadjai *wadjamaz
instrumental *wadjō *wadjamiz

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ReferencesEdit

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