Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/þewaz

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Asterisk.svg
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]

From earlier *þegwaz, from Proto-Indo-European *tekʷ- (to run).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*þewaz m

  1. slave, servant

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *þewaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *þewaz *þewōz, *þewōs
vocative *þew *þewōz, *þewōs
accusative *þewą *þewanz
genitive *þewas, *þiwis *þewǫ̂
dative *þiwai *þewamaz
instrumental *þewō *þewamiz

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]