This Proto-Germanic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Germanic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *werb- (to turn, bend).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

*warpą n

  1. warp

Inflection edit

neuter a-stemDeclension of *warpą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *warpą *warpō
vocative *warpą *warpō
accusative *warpą *warpō
genitive *warpas, *warpis *warpǫ̂
dative *warpai *warpamaz
instrumental *warpō *warpamiz

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Old English: wearp, warp
  • Middle Low German: warp
  • Middle Dutch: warp
  • Old High German: warf
  • Old Norse: varp