Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/auwju

This Proto-West 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-West Germanic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Germanic *awjō.

Noun edit

*auwju f

  1. floodplain, meadow
  2. island

Inflection edit

ō-stem
Singular
Nominative *auwju
Genitive *auwjā
Singular Plural
Nominative *auwju *auwjō
Accusative *auwjā *auwjā
Genitive *auwjā *auwjō
Dative *auwjē *auwjōm, *auwjum
Instrumental *auwju *auwjōm, *auwjum

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Old English: īeġ, ēġ, īġ
    • Middle English: ei, i, ie
      • English: ey
  • Old Frisian: ā
    • Saterland Frisian: Äi
  • Old Saxon: ōia
    • Middle Low German: ouwe, ou, ow, ō (in compounds)
  • Old Dutch: ōi, *owe
  • Old High German: ouwa
    • Middle High German: ouwe
      • German: Au, Aue
      • Luxembourgish: A