Appendix:Proto-Germanic/wadą

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This entry contains Proto-Germanic 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]

From Proto-Indo-European *wadʰom. Cognate with Latin vadum (ford).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*wadą n

  1. shallow water, ford

Declension[edit]


Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: wæd, wæþ
  • Old Frisian: *wed
  • Old Saxon: *wad
    • Middle Low German: wat
  • Old Frankish: *wad
    • Old Dutch: wad (in placenames)
      • Middle Dutch: wat
    • Late Latin: *uadam
  • Old High German: wat
  • Old Norse: vað
  • Gothic: wad [script?]