Appendix:Proto-Germanic/ajją

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This Proto-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-Germanic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic ajjan (Holtzmann's law), from *ojóm (Dybo's law), from *ōjóm (Mahlow's law), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ōwyóm.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ajją n

  1. egg

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

West Germanic apparently had an s-stem, *ajjaz.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Guus Kroonen, Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (EDPG): A Sneak Preview, pdf, [1].