Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/fūsti

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

Uncertain; presumably from Proto-Germanic *funstiz, possibly:

Perhaps also cognate with Proto-Slavic *pę̑stь (fist).

Noun edit

*fūsti f[7][2]

  1. fist

Inflection edit

Nominative *fūsti
Genitive *fūstī
Singular Plural
Nominative *fūsti *fūstī
Accusative *fūsti *fūstī
Genitive *fūstī *fūstijō
Dative *fūstī *fūstim, *fūstijum
Instrumental *fūstī *fūstim, *fūstijum

Derived terms edit

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References edit

  1. ^ Boutkan, Dirk; Siebinga, Sjoerd (2005), “fest 1”, in Old Frisian Etymological Dictionary (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 1), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 107
  2. 2.0 2.1 Friedrich Kluge (1989), “Faust”, in Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological Dictionary of the German Language] (in German), 22nd edition, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, →ISBN, page 205: “wg. *fūsti-”
  3. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2003), “*funxwstiz”, in A Handbook of Germanic Etymology, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, pages 118-119
  4. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959), “*pn̥kʷsti-”, in Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume 3, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 839
  5. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q. (2006) The Oxford introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European world, Oxford University Press, pages 535–NW *pn̥kʷstí-
  6. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*funhsti-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 160
  7. ^ Ringe, Donald; Taylor, Ann (2014) The Development of Old English (A Linguistic History of English; 2), Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 224: “PWGmc *fūsti”