Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/wigi

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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 *wigją.

NounEdit

*wigi n[1]

  1. horse
    Synonyms: *ehw, *hross, *marh, *parafred

InflectionEdit

Neuter ja-stem
Singular
Nominative *wigi
Genitive *wiggjas
Singular Plural
Nominative *wigi *wiggju
Accusative *wigi *wiggju
Genitive *wiggjas *wiggjō
Dative *wiggjē *wiggjum
Instrumental *wiggju *wiggjum

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ringe, Donald; Taylor, Ann (2014) The Development of Old English (A Linguistic History of English; 2), Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 213: “PWGmc *wigi, *wigʲgʲa-”