Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/wardēn

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 *wardāną.

Verb edit

*wardēn

  1. to guard, to protect, to watch over

Inflection edit

Class 3 weak
Infinitive *wardēn
1st sg. past *ward?dā
Infinitive *wardēn
Genitive infin. *wardēnijas
Dative infin. *wardēnijē
Instrum. infin. *wardēniju
Indicative Present Past
1st singular *wardē *ward?dā
2nd singular *wardēs *ward?dēs, *ward?dēs
3rd singular *wardēþ *ward?dē, *ward?dā
1st plural *wardēm *ward?dum
2nd plural *wardēþ *ward?dud
3rd plural *wardēnþ *ward?dun
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular *wardē *ward?dī
2nd singular *wardēs *ward?dī
3rd singular *wardē *ward?dī
1st plural *wardēm *ward?dīm
2nd plural *wardēþ *ward?dīd
3rd plural *wardēn *ward?dīn
Imperative Present
Singular *wardē
Plural *wardēþ
Present Past
Participle *wardēndī *ward?d

Descendants edit