Appendix:Proto-Germanic/jainaz

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, 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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the pronominal Proto-Indo-European *i-; related to Old Church Slavonic ону ‎(onu, he), Lithuanian ans ‎(he), Latin idem ‎(the same), and Sanskrit third person pronoun एना ‎(enā, that).

Determiner[edit]

*jainaz

  1. that over there, yon

Declension[edit]


Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • The Indo-European Languages (2015, ISBN 113492187X), page 401: In addition we have *jainaz > Goth. jains, OEng. geon (> Eng. yon), OHG jener (= Ger.) 'that man'.