Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/krūd

This Proto-West 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-West GermanicEdit


Unknown; possibly:


*krūd n

  1. herb, plant


Neuter a-stem
Nominative *krūd
Genitive *krūdas
Singular Plural
Nominative *krūd *krūdu
Accusative *krūd *krūdu
Genitive *krūdas *krūdō
Dative *krūdē *krūdum
Instrumental *krūdu *krūdum



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