Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wandilaz

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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 the root of *wandrōną (to wander) +‎ *-ilaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*wandilaz m

  1. wanderer
  2. Vandal
  3. Vendil

InflectionEdit

masculine a-stemDeclension of *wandilaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *wandilaz *wandilōz, *wandilōs
vocative *wandil *wandilōz, *wandilōs
accusative *wandilą *wandilanz
genitive *wandilas, *wandilis *wandilǫ̂
dative *wandilai *wandilamaz
instrumental *wandilō *wandilamiz

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: Wendlas
  • Old High German: Wentilseo
  • Old Norse: Vendill
  • Latin: Vandalus

ReferencesEdit

  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN