Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/brūn

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 *brūnaz.

Adjective edit

*brūn

  1. brown

Inflection edit

a-stem
Singular Masculine
Nominative *brūn
Genitive *brūnas
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative *brūn *brūnu *brūn
Accusative *brūnanā *brūnā *brūn
Genitive *brūnas *brūneʀā *brūnas
Dative *brūnumē *brūneʀē *brūnumē
Instrumental *brūnu *brūneʀu *brūnu
Plural Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative *brūnē *brūnō *brūnu
Accusative *brūnā *brūnā *brūnu
Genitive *brūneʀō *brūneʀō *brūneʀō
Dative *brūnēm, *brūnum *brūnēm, *brūnum *brūnēm, *brūnum
Instrumental *brūnēm, *brūnum *brūnēm, *brūnum *brūnēm, *brūnum

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See also edit

Colors in Proto-West Germanic · *farwō (layout · text)
     *blaik, *blank, *hwīt, *blas      *falu, *grāu, *hasu, *grīs, *hair      *blak, *swart
             *raud              *brūn, *erp, *dunn/dusn              *gelu
             *grōnī              *grōnī             
                          *blāu              *blāu
             *blāu              *purpurā