Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/tanþ

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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

Alternative reconstructionsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *tanþs.

NounEdit

*tanþ m[1]

  1. tooth

InflectionEdit

Consonant stem
Singular
Nominative *tanþ
Genitive *tanþi
Singular Plural
Nominative *tanþ *tanþi
Accusative *tanþu *tanþi
Genitive *tanþi *tanþō
Dative *tanþi *tanþum
Instrumental *tanþi *tanþum

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ringe, Donald; Taylor, Ann, The Development of Old English (A Linguistic History of English; 2), Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014, →ISBN, page 117: “*tanþ”