Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/aljaz

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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]

From Proto-Indo-European *ályos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

*aljaz

  1. other,another,else

Declension[edit]


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Descendants[edit]

Among descendants, only the genitive survives as an adverb *aljas(other, else), or in other formations (*aljǭ(but), *aljalīkô(otherwise)) or compounds, e.g., *aljalandijaz ~ *aljalandiją(foreign country).

References[edit]

  • Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press