𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰

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Gothic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *mann-; cognate to Old English mann (English man).

Noun[edit]

𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰 β€’ (mannam

  1. man
    • Gothic Bible, Luke 2.13-14:
      𐌾𐌰𐌷 πŒ°πŒ½πŒ°πŒΊπƒ π…πŒ°π‚πŒΈ 𐌼𐌹𐌸 𐌸𐌰𐌼𐌼𐌰 𐌰𐌲𐌲𐌹𐌻𐌰𐌿 𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌰𐌲𐌴𐌹 πŒ·πŒ°π‚πŒΎπŒΉπƒ πŒ·πŒΉπŒΌπŒΉπŒ½πŒ°πŒΊπŒΏπŒ½πŒ³πŒΉπƒ 𐌷𐌰𐌢𐌾𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌰𐌽𐌴 𐌲𐌿𐌸 𐌾𐌰𐌷 𐌡𐌹𐌸𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌰𐌽𐌴: π…πŒΏπŒ»πŒΈπŒΏπƒ 𐌹𐌽 πŒ·πŒ°πŒΏπŒ·πŒΉπƒπ„πŒΎπŒ°πŒΌ 𐌲𐌿𐌳𐌰 𐌾𐌰𐌷 𐌰𐌽𐌰 πŒ°πŒΉπ‚πŒΈπŒ°πŒΉ πŒ²πŒ°π…πŒ°πŒΉπ‚πŒΈπŒΉ 𐌹𐌽 𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰𐌼 πŒ²π‰πŒ³πŒΉπƒ π…πŒΉπŒ»πŒΎπŒΉπŒ½πƒ.
      jah anaks warΓΎ miΓΎ ΓΎamma aggilau managei harjis himinakundis hazjandanΔ“ guΓΎ jah qiΓΎandanΔ“: wulΓΎus in hauhistjam guda jah ana airΓΎai gawairΓΎi in mannam gōdis wiljins.
      And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, and saying: Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among men of good will.
  2. human

Usage notes[edit]

Often used similar to the pronominal uses of one in English, or men in Dutch, especially in the common locution 𐌽𐌹 𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰 (ni manna, β€œnobody”).

Declension[edit]

Masculine mixed an/consonant stem
Singular Plural
Nominative 𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰
manna
πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πƒ, πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πŒ½πŒ°πŒ½πƒ
mans, mannans
Vocative 𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰
manna
πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πƒ, πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πŒ½πŒ°πŒ½πƒ
mans, mannans
Accusative 𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰𐌽
mannan
πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πƒ, πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πŒ½πŒ°πŒ½πƒ
mans, mannans
Genitive πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πƒ
mans
𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌴
mannΔ“
Dative 𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽
mann
𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌽𐌰𐌼
mannam

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