Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/uʀgōllju

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *uzgōljō, from *uz- (up, out) +‎ *gōlijaną +‎ *-ō.

NounEdit

*uʀgōllju f

  1. pride, arrogance
    Synonym: *wlankiju

InflectionEdit

ō-stem
Singular
Nominative *uʀgōllju
Genitive *uʀgōlljā
Singular Plural
Nominative *uʀgōllju *uʀgōlljō
Accusative *uʀgōlljā *uʀgōlljā
Genitive *uʀgōlljā *uʀgōlljō
Dative *uʀgōlljē *uʀgōlljōm
Instrumental *uʀgōllju *uʀgōlljōm

Alternative reconstructionsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Old English: orgol, orgel, orgello, oregel, orgellu
    • Middle English: orgel, orgul
  • Vulgar Latin: *orgōlliō (see there for further descendants)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ von Wartburg, Walther (1928–2002) , “*ŭrgōli (anfrk.)”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume XVII
  2. ^ Cortelazzo, Manlio; Zolli, Paolo (1979) Dizionario etimologico della lingua italiana, Paris: Librairie Larousse, page 1061
  3. ^ Dauzat, Albert; Dubois, Jean; Mitterand, Henri (1964) Nouveau dictionnaire étymologique et historique, Paris: Librairie Larousse, page 515
  4. ^ Coromines, Joan (1961) , “ORGULLO”, in Breve diccionario etimológico de la lengua castellana [Brief etymological dictionary of the Spanish language] (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN, page 426b